Shackleton Association Events
Newark Air Museum Cockpit Fest and Aeroboot Sale » 23rd/24th June 2018
Our Association Team will be supporting this event with the Marquee, weather permitting, erected next to Shackleton Mk3 WR 977. The aircraft will be 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.
'The Shackleton Boys' Volume 1 Book Launch » 1st/2nd September 2018
Steve Bond is launching his new book 'The Shackleton Boys' at Newark Air Museum over the weekend of 1st/2nd September and will be signing copies in front of WR977. The Association team will be there, along with 25 to 30 Shackleton aircrew and groundcrew who have contributed to the book. The Shackleton team from Coventry will also be present with their T.4 fuselage.
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 then call the hotel (01667 453144) to reserve a room using booking code GR000476 (credit card required for booking but no money taken). The discount 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.
Members of the CCMAA are also invited to attend this event but please contact Peter Dunn before booking.
To book your places and make your menu choices, please complete the booking form and return the completed form to Peter Dunn using the address on the form.
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: www.the40shomefront.webeden.co.uk.
Coastal Command and 18GP Officer's Reunion » 13th October 2018
For further details contact Ray Curtis on 01264 735349 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.