The Shackleton Association

Shackleton Association Events

Brooklands Museum Visit » 15th May 2017

The Shackleton Association are arranging a visit to Brooklands Museum on 15th May 2017 - subject to response received. The package will include the entance fee to the museum, an introduction to Booklands and a voucher for tea/coffee and a free trail guide. The cost will be £10 for members and £14 for non-members/guests. Brooklands is wheelchair accessible with disabled toilets and a mobility scooter is available.

If you are interested in in joining the visit then contact Peter Dunn on 01494 863867 or by email pdunn3227@gmail.com and he will send you the Trail Guide giving full details of the attractions at Brooklands.

Newark Air Museum Cockpit Fest and Aeroboot Sale » 17th/18th June 2017

Our Association team will again be supporting this event with the marquee, weather permitting, erected next to Shackleton WR977. The aircraft will bo open both days and the team will be assisting museum staff. Shackleton Association members can get a reduced admission charge on entry to the museum by showing their Association membership cards.

Annual Dinner and AGM » 30th September/1st October 2017

This year the Shackleton Association's Annual Dinner will be held at the Stratfield Manor Hotel, Stratford upon Avon on Saturday 30th September. The AGM will be held on Sunday morning 1st October.  Full details will be published here when available and in the Summer edition of The Growler. Those wishing to attend should contact the Secretary Peter Dunn for full details.

2018

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

The committee are planning to hold the 2018 Annual Dinner and AGM at Nairn in Scotland over the weekend of 6th/7th October. Nairn is an ideal location as it has plenty of accommodation to suit all budgets and is close to Inverness airport with cheap flights available from many UK airports. More details will be published as soon as plans are finalised.

Other Events

2017

No 206 Squadron Association Annual Reunion » 21st-23rd April 2017

The 206 Sqn Association will be holding its Annual Reunion and AGM at Telford. All past members of 206 and their guests are most welcome. Full details available from davejerry@hotmail.com or derek.straw@which.net.