Popski & Bagnold Lecture

"Popski & Bagnold : Desert & War", Monday 21 May 2018 from 14:30 pm to 16:00 pm

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), 1 Kensington Gore, London, SW7 2AR
Public £5, RGS-IBG members and students free

Advance Bookings: 020-7591 3100

(3 Mar 2018: Not yet posted on the RGS Collections Events webpage, but you can still book for it.)

Origins of the Long Range Desert Group and Popski's Private Army can be found in 1930's desert exploration by Fellows of the Royal Geographical Society. An exploration of long-hidden stories, letters, photographs and maps, about men and guns and sand, from the archives of the Royal Geographical Society and the Friends of Popski's Private Army. A lecture by foPPA Secretary Suzi Paterson, with a display of rare Bagnold, Popski, LRDG, PPA and related items.

Please note that on Saturday 12 May 2018, the week before, foPPA will hold its seventh PPA Wixoe Remembrance Event at the church in Suffolk where Popski is buried with his second wife Pamela. This year's "Wixoe Talk" will be a short summary of the Popski & Bagnold Lecture, but with no slides or display.


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3 March 2018