‘Snakes, Bridges, Gold & Elephants’ will be on the agenda on Monday 19th October, as Explorer Colonel John Blashford-Snell OBE and Jennifer Ellenger give an illustrated lecture on latest expeditions. The evening will celebrate Jersey’s recent Assam Elephant Expedition and John's challenging project in the Rain Forest of Costa Rica. St Lawrence Parish Hall Jersey. Doors open 6.30pm and lectures start at 7pm.
Adventurer, microadventurer, writer and superb short-filmmaker, Alastair is speaking at Bristol Grammar School on Wednesday 7 October (7-8pm) and there are still a few tickets left. This event is suitable for families as well as adult outdoor enthusiasts and there will be a book-signing afterwards (if you are looking for a memorable personalised gift). Adventure. Creativity. Challenge: and an entertaining evening assured!
Very special event at this year's Cheltenham Literary Festival. In a packed venue, Sean Conway was delighted to join Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Greg Whyte to share stories about extreme challenges and how to stay motivated when it gets tough. "Brilliantly entertaining stuff" was how the Gloucestershire Echo put it! #CheltLitFest
Wildlife director and producer, James Brickell delivered "an exceptional talk" to a packed RGS in London on Friday alongside Monty Halls to celebrate Galapagos Day. Feedback on twitter was hugely positive not least because James's "enthusiasm is infectious!" as the organisers put it.
Ed's in Zambia this week and the rain is relentless, it's even raining inside his tent. Join Ed, Thursday at 8pm on Discovery UK.