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It was a most memorable occasion, with 88 diners from the Arctic Club, the Scottish Arctic Club, the John Rae Society and guests, enjoying a splendid dinner and company with exciting presentations. Further talks were givien on Sunday morning. Many thanks indeed to all the speakers, and to the staff of the New Club, especially from our Honorary Secretary, Penny Goodman.
A special presentation was made to Geoffrey Halliday to mark his 58th succesive Arctic Club Dinner and the completion of his Flora of the Central Fjord Region of East Greenland. Congratulations!
Bob Burton described manhauling and science as it used to be in Expeditioning the hard way
John Thorogood flew from Scotland to Mestersvig in G-APFV to NE Greenland - Aug 2018 (video)
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The 2019 Arctic Club Dinner will be at Queens' College, Cambridge on Saturday 7th December 2019 with Madeleine White as President.