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Robert (Bob) Burton

At SGHT we were greatly saddened to hear of the passing on 15 January 2022 of our dear friend and colleague Robert (Bob) Burton, one of South Georgia’s greatest ambassadors and advocates. Bob first visited South Georgia in 1964. As a scientist employed by BAS and FIDS during the 60’s […]

Auction is now live! – Antarctica and South Georgia Charity Auction 20th August to 3rd September

The South Georgia Heritage Trust and the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust warmly invite you to our online charity auction, to raise funds towards our conservation programmes in Antarctica and South Georgia. Browse all of the auction lots on offer here and place bids between 20th August and 3rd September: https://www.jumblebee.co.uk/antarcticasouthgeorgiaauction […]

Archaeology Fieldwork on South Georgia: Talk 20th May 2021 7:30pm UK Time

Together with the South Georgia Association we are delighted to present Dr. Marcus Brittain from the University of Cambridge Archaeological Unit, and historian Bob Burton. Register on the Eventbright Page Dr. Marcus Brittain tells us about the 2019 SGHT South Georgia Archaeological Expedition and how they investigated some of the historic sealing sites on the island. […]

Double your impact this Earth Day

The appeal has gone live – One donation, twice the impact! Donate to our Green Match Fund Here! We are thrilled to announce that we have been selected as one of the participants in the first ever Green Match Fund campaign, organised by the Big Give, the UK’s biggest online match […]