Northbound

21 May, 2012 BAS Bloggers

THe RRS Ernest Shackleton departed Stanley on the 29th April heading north for the UK, after a very busy and successful Antarctic season. The trip north was pretty uneventful and …

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Antarctica 2011-12

2 January, 2012 BAS Bloggers

We are back down south again in the Weddell Sea once again involved in the annual Halley relief operation. We departed Immingham in the UK in early November and had …

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North Sea 2011

3 August, 2011 BAS Bloggers

The Shackleton has been through quite a lot since you last heard from us down south.  We departed Stanley in April and headed North for warmer climes. We had an …

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Antarctica 2011

17 February, 2011 BAS Bloggers

After a rather long leave of absence the “Shackleton Blog” is once again back in action. With a crew change completed on the 29th January in Stanley, behind us, we …

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North Sea July 2010

10 July, 2010 BAS Bloggers

The RRS Ernest Shackleton has been through quite a bit since you heard from us. The trip north from the Falklands and arrival in Grimsby, a crew change and Dynmaic …

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