School of GeoSciences

School of GeoSciences

Geography Centenary Talks in 2009

[100 Years of Geography]

As part of the Centenary of Geography Celebrations, the University of Edinburgh and the Royal Scottish Geographical Society are delighted to present the following talk , designed to highlight the relevance of geography to contemporary life.


Michael Palin, the traveller and geographical writer:

Twenty Years on the Road
Friday 13 March 2009, 7pm
Assembly Hall
Mound Place
Edinburgh, EH1 2LX

Ticket prices: Full Price 15, Concessions (Students, O.A.P's) 10, RSGS Members 5. Unreserved Seating. For a map of the location click here Doors open at 6.15pm and the talk is scheduled to finish at 8.30pm



Tickets for the Michael Palin talk are SOLD OUT. If you have an existing reservation please note that tickets need to be paid for in advance, there will not be an opportunity to pay or collect at the door. Payment can be made by: cheque made payable to "The University of Edinburgh" and sent to Cathy Campbell, Geography, School of Geosciences, Drummond St, Edinburgh, EH8 9XP. Please include a SAE. If you would prefer to pay in cash you can do so at the main office, monday to friday between 9am - 12pm, 2pm- 5pm. Royal Scottish Geographical Society members should contact RSGS directly to purchase tickets .

For further information about these events please email cathy.campbell@ed.ac.uk or telephone 0131 650 2572.