Join Tim Foster and the Wainwright Society for this ascent and circuit of Clough Head,
8 August 2020
Archivist Eugene Rae selects unique polar artefacts from the RGS-IBG Collections.
22 July 2020
Examine the light traps of Brantwood for an interesting array of summer moth species.
4 July 2020
Guided butterfly walk covering a range of habitats in the Brantwood gardens.
[Cancelled] A 1.5 mile guided walk through Manchester along the Rochdale Canal from Piccadilly to Castlefield, discovering the history, the architecture and the personalities of the world’s first industrial city.
28 June 2020
[Cancelled] A comedy lecture about how we cope with climate change and what we can do about it, from the environmental researcher and comedian, Dr Matt Winning.
This is an interactive workshop, part of a BSI study into how communities can be strengthened or re-built.
3 June 2020
Revisit dramatic mountain rescues from the UK and abroad from the historic collections of the Mountain Heritage Trust.
15 May 2020
[Cancelled] Food shapes our lives and the hidden costs of cheap industrial food are destroying us and our planet; yet by valuing food again, we can harness its power to create a better world.
14 May 2020
[Cancelled] James Cheshire talks through the fascinating stories of animal behaviour, bringing broad perspective and intimate detail to our understanding of the animal kingdom.
12 May 2020
[Cancelled] Taking the audience on a breathtaking journey across the continent, filmmaker Reza Pakravan will share stories of the tense frontiers, enduring traditions and ordinary people living where climate change has hit the hardest: the Sahel.
25 April 2020
[Cancelled] Looking into the past helps us understand our current and future situation. The talk will focus on how well-preserved palaeoceanographic indicators have helped to refine understanding of past climates, including resolving the Noah’s flood debate.
23 April 2020
[Cancelled] Exhibition about John Ruskin and the geology of the hills, displayed in the Blue Gallery.
18 March 2020
[Closed] An exhibition of the first platinum prints to be created from the original 1921 negatives housed at the Society, including photographs by George Mallory.
13 February 2020
A shortlist of 50 exceptional photographs and films that document the Earth in all its diversity. Developed jointly by Forestry England and the Society.
19 December 2019
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