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What to expect at Explore

Each November the Society hosts Explore, a weekend for anyone aspiring to undertake original geographical field research, plan a conservation project or travel with a purpose.

Portrait marks retirement of Dr Rita Gardner CBE

A portrait commissioned by the Society’s Council to mark the retirement of Dr Rita Gardner after almost 22 years as Director has been unveiled.

Frank 'Dudley' Docker: a British industrialist and major benefactor to the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917)

Born in Smethwick, Birmingham, Docker was one of England’s foremost industrialists and was a major benefactor to the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition.

Field research programme

Our three-year Field Research Programme focuses on the vulnerability and opportunities of migrants in some of the world’s most pressured cities.