Ruth Ferguson

My Duke of Edinburgh Gold Expedition in the Peak District Last month, I was fortunate enough to carry out the expedition section of my Gold Duke of Edinburgh award with funding I had received from the Neil McKenzie trust. I was a little worried about whether I’d be able to get to the starting point…Read more Ruth Ferguson

Expedition Reports

2021: A team from the University of Glasgow carried out research in Iceland on the effects of pollution and climate change on the sub-Arctic ecosystem and its native species. 2020:  Unfortunately due to Covid 19 no expeditions were able to take place. 2019: Ruth Ferguson Gold D of E expedition report Mark Robson and Simon…Read more Expedition Reports


Outdoor, non competitive skills training and expedition grants are available: return to Grants available page. Click on the links to view their reports.  We look forward to receiving the more recent  reports, following their courses/expeditions, and we will publish them once we receive them.. The following Educational Expedition Grants have been awarded: A team from…Read more Recipients