Now that the teams have been picked, the hard work begins! Each team has to raise their own funds for their trips by completing and organising fundraising events. Anyone is welcome to these events, so please come along to support the teams!

13th FEBRUARY – ICELAND’S VALENTINE’S DAY BAKE SALE OUTSIDE THE QMU.

13th FEBRUARY – EGYPT’S PANCAKES WITH DAVID ATTENBOROUGH IN THE GRAHAM KERR BUILDING (19:00-22:00).

Do you love pancakes? Do you love David? For one night only, we have combined the two, just for you!

Come down to the Graham Kerr building on pancake day (well, night) for a fun-filled night of our beloved David, beloved pancakes and beloved pints.

With entry at just £3 (including 1 precious pancake), you can stick an extra £2 in for a pint and watch screenings of David all night long – with David-related drinking games!!          (special appearance from the real David yet to be confirmed)…

14th FEBRUARY – GUYANA’S VALENTINE’S DAY QUIZ AT DRAM.

15th FEBRUARY – TRINIDAD’S RACE NIGHT AT THE RECORD FACTORY (19:30 – 22:30).

Tickets are £3, to purchase tickets just contact one of the members of the expedition team (tickets will also be available on the night if they don’t sell out).

Buy a horse for £5 or £10 to win some brilliant prizes (click the link above)! The Record Factory are also providing drinks promotions:

– £3 pints of house lager and cider.

– £2.50 vodka mixes.

– £2.50 buds.

There will be some snacks for free and the usual food menu will be available. During the intervals between races stand up bingo, raffles and various other games will also be provided!

19th FEBRUARY – ICELAND’S PUB QUIZ IN AT COOPERS.

26th FEBRUARY – UGANDA’S GAMES NIGHT IN THE GREGORY BUILDING (18:00).

17th MARCH – TOBAGO’S ST PATRICKS DAY CEILIDH AT THE GLASGOW UNIVERSITY UNION (19:00).

The Tobago team are hosting a ceilidh night in GUU with a live band! There will be an exclusive bar for people attending the event, because who likes waiting in queues?