The Shackleton Association

Shackleton Association Events


Annual Dinner and AGM » 6th/7th October 2018

The 2018 Shackleton Association Annual Dinner and AGM will be held at the Muthu Newton Hotel, Nairn, Scotland over the weekend of 6th/7th October. There are 20 rooms set aside with a special rate so if you wish to book (no money taken but credit card noted) then call the hotel (01667 453144) to reserve a room using booking code GA000476. The discout rate for double occupancy, dinner with B&B is £182.00. Single occupancy rate is £112.00. The price for the dinner ONLY is £37.00.

If you do book a room, please let Peter Dunn know.

Further details, menu choices etc.. will be published nearer the time.

Other Events


Maritime Reconnaissance Lecture » Wed 14th February 2018 @ 7.30pm

Our Archivist, Phil Styles, is delivering a lecture on Maritime Reconnaissance at the University of Chester. The lecture will cover the period from the creation of Coastal Command in 1936 to the end on the Cold War. Download the poster for more details.

203 Squadron Reunion » 23rd/25th March 2018

The 203 Squadron reunion will be held at the Queens Hotel and Spa in Bournemouth from Fri 23rd March 2018 to Sunday 25th March 2018 with the main do taking place on the Saturday evening. Special hotel rates are available for those wishing to attend for the whole weekend (Friday evening until Sunday Morning) and for those who want to stay for the Saturday night. For further details contact Colin Pomeroy from the 203 Squadron Association.

Memorial Service at St Eval » 12th/13th May 2018

An RAF orientated memorial service will take place over the weekend of 12th/13th May 2018 at St Eval church. The Saturday will be a day for visiting the church where there will be displays and visits up the tower etc... The service will be on the Sunday at 11am and will include the 60th anniversary of the Labuan Cross.

Anyone who would like to provide any memorabilia for display in the church on the Saturday is asked to contact Chris Moncaster ( or 01841521072)

For further details about this event, please contact

RAF Centenery Concert at RAF Cosford » Sat 7th July 2018

To mark the Centenary of the Royal Air Force (1918-2018) a special concert & dance will be held at the RAF Museum Cosford.

For more details visit:

Coastal Command and 18GP Officer's Reunion » 13th October 2018

For further details contact Ray Curtis on 01264 735349 or email