NEWS: 11th Sep 2017
Blue Nile 50th Anniversary
It is planned to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the descent and exploration of the Blue Nile with a special celebratory event. This epic expedition led to the founding of the SES. There will be a powerpoint presentation by John Blashford-Snell and expedition members, which will be open to the public. A number of VIPs will be invited. The Daily Telegraph is helping to promote the event.
Tickets will be available next year. However, you may like to note this in your 2018 diary.
Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR
All are welcome and tickets will be available in 2018.
Story by Henrietta Thorpe