Prof Danny Dorling presents the Wallis Award to Dr Bennig Hennig

Dr Ben Hennig was awarded the Society of Cartographer's 'Wallis Award' at their recent conference.

Dr Benjamin Hennig has been awarded the Society of Cartographer's Wallis Award for 'excellence in cartography'. He received the award for the cartograms series that he is currently writing for Geographical Magazine, many of which can be viewed online on the magazine's website.

Prof Danny Dorling, president of the Society of Cartographers, presented the award at the annual joint conference of the Society of Cartographers and British Cartographic Society in early September.