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Stanley Monument at night Monument in Stanley is ready for unveiling

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Before the monument was encased in readiness for the official unveiling Oliver took a photograph of the structure towards nightfall.   The full detail in the monument will be seen for the first time at the dedication ceremony.
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Felicity Aston sefie in Antarctica Felicity Aston appointed MBE and awarded Polar Medal

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Congratulations to Trust Ambassador Felicity Aston on being appointed MBE for services to polar exploration in the New Year's Honours List. A few days later she was awarded the Polar Medal.  The award was announced in the London Gazette of January 9…
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The foundations Foundations laid for Southern Monument

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Trust chairman, Rod Rhys Jones, visited the Falklands Islands in October to oversee the building of the foundation for the Southern part of the Antarctic Monument and to make arrangements for its dedication in February 2015. The Foundations for the M…
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Tuesday, November 6th 2018

Brian Dorsett-Bailey

Brian Dorsett-Bailey, who has died aged 79, was a Trustee of the British Antarctic Monument Trust. He was the brother of Jeremy Bailey who died in a crevasse accident in 1965 near the British Antarctic Survey base of Halley Bay. Jeremy was a pioneer in the technology of ice-depth radar which allowe… Full Story...
Saturday, October 27th 2018

A gleaming Southern Monument

Ian Bury, our contractor friend in the Falkland Islands, has thoroughly polished the Southern Monument in preparation for the influx of tourists either staying for a holiday in the Falklands or passing through on a cruise ship bound for South Georgia and the Antarctic. There has been a significant a… Full Story...
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