Named by the Guinness Book of Records as ‘the world’s greatest living explorer’, Sir Ranulph Fiennes has spent his life in pursuit of extreme adventure, risking life and limb in some of the most ambitious private expeditions ever undertaken.
Amongst his many record-breaking achievements, he was the first to reach both Poles, the first to cross the Antarctic and Arctic Ocean, and the first to circumnavigate the world along its polar axis.
In Living Dangerously, Sir Ranulph offers a personal journey through his life, from his early years to the present day. Both light-hearted and strikingly poignant, Living Dangerously spans Sir Ranulph’s childhood and school misdemeanours, his army life and early expeditions, right through the Transglobe Expedition to his current Global Reach Challenge - his goal to become the first person in the world to cross both polar ice caps and climb the highest mountain on each of the seven continents.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes’ many endeavours have pushed his endurance levels to the very limits, inspiring generations and making him a pioneer of exploration with an unparalleled story to tell.
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Join the Royal Scottish National Orchestra for a full-scale symphonic tribute to movie composer John Williams at the Usher Hall Edinburgh on 11th February!
Join the Edinburgh Royal Choral Union for its 134th performance of Messiah on Sunday 3rd April 2022 at the Usher Hall!
Nick Mason’s Saucerful Of Secrets have announced their largest UK and Ireland tour to date and will be stopping off at the Usher Hall on 4th May 2022!
The highly acclaimed Steve Steinman brings you his brand-new production featuring over 25 of Meat Loaf and Jim Steinman’s greatest hits.
The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square are on tour and will visit Edinburgh on the 1st July 2022!
Dr. Robert Knox is often associated with Burke and Hare. Join us at Surgeons Hall Museums on 27th January as we delve a little deeper and uncover some of his lesser known tales.