Scot to work in one of world's most remote locations
A Scot has been selected to spend four months in one of the most remote locations on the planet - Port Lockroy in Antarctica.
Laura MacNeil, 37, from Inverness, is to be part of a team of four who will the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust’s (UKAHT) base on Goudier Island, where her responsibilities will include counting penguins and other wildlife in the area, as well as looking after the shop and post office open to intrepid visitors who arrive from cruise ships.
A graduate of St Andrews and Glasgow Universities, Ms MacNeil, who is fluent in English, Russian and German, decided to apply for the... read more
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