Arctic News and Events
This page will feature occasional news and events of interest to Arctic Club members.
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The 2018 Arctic Club Dinner will be held in the New Club, Edinburgh on Saturday 8th December 2018 with Ian Frearson as President.
Visit the Voyages of Abram (1806-1862) exhibition
August 2018 (Click for photos)
Visit the Sir John Barrow Cottage
Watch two films about the Black and Bloom project on the Greenland Icecap.
A year ago the Spitsbergen Retraced expedition returned from our successful crossing of the island.
Will Hartz, James Lam and Liam Garrison
The London Gazette on 26 January 2018 announced the award of the Polar Medal 2018 to four people 'for outstanding achievement and service to the United Kingdom in the field of polar research'. The awards related to the Arctic were to Dr Kevin Kerr Newsham, James Michael Stewart Wake and Nicholas Levers Cox. Congratulations to all, especially to Nick Cox, a long-standing member of the Arctic Club.
(Mike Lea "Vega Sund")