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2021 Shackleton Calendar

Shackleton Calendar 2021Order your 2021 Shackleton Calendar now!

Fantastic full colour photos each month on A4 sized quality paper that will make the ideal christmas present.

Prices including postage are £12 for UK delivery and £15 for overseas delivery.

Order yours by completing the Calendar Order Form by 30th September.


128th Growler

The Growler No 129 - Summer 2020The Summer 2020 (129th) edition of The Growler is out now!

Inside:

Arctic Airmen
The Old Grey Lady In My Life
Blue on Blue
It Was Hell Overseas

and more.....


Shackleton Model Kits Review

One of our association members, Jason Moore who lives in Texas, has sent us a very interesting and comprehensive review of the many available Shackleton model kits. You can read his review here: Shackleton model kits review.


Limited Edition Watercolour Prints

Take a look at Rob Wigham Watercolours as they have a limited edition water colour print, entitled 'Coming Home', of a Shackleton Mk3 over Findhorn Bay on approach to land at RAF Kinloss.


The Shackleton Trophy 2019

The Shackleton Trophy is presented anually to the best ATC Expedition. This year the Bristol & Gloucestershire Wing won it with their expedition “Exercise Mountain Storm” set around Banff, Canada. See the Shackleton Trophy page for more information.

Shackleton Trophy Presentation 2019 Shackleton Trophy Presentation 2019

To see more photos of this event view the photo album.


Shackleton Association Crest Carving

Shackleton Association PlaqueShackleton Association Plaque

Paul Slee and his wife presented this beautiful wooden carving to the Association at the 2017 Annual Dinner. Paul carved it by hand over a number of months using a picture of the Association's crest as his design. The accuracy of the carving and level of detail are absolutely incredible.