The Society extends warm congratulations to the geographers who were recognised in the New Year Honours list, including:
The Society also congratulates the geographers who were awarded the Polar Medal on 8 January, including:
The Polar Medal was instituted in 1904 to reward the participants in Captain Robert F. Scott’s successful first expedition to the Antarctic region. In recent decades most awards have gone to scientists working in the Polar Regions for prolonged periods to advance knowledge.
Award-winning photographers Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher have recorded African sacred ceremonies for the past 40 years. In words and images, they will share their experiences behind the making of their new magnum opus, African Twilight.
3 December 2018
The Society is holding a talk and display of artefacts related to the geographical life and times of Thomas Cole.
3 September 2018
An important consultation on the Research Excellence Framework (REF) for 2021 is now open for comment and the Society would value your input to help inform our response.
13 August 2018
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