Antarctic Demolition

Tuesday, 25th December 2012 by
Penguins at Windy BayAs ever the start of the Halley season started with the long journey from London to Cape Town and then the flights to Antarctica. We boarded the usual Russian Ilyshun which lands on an ice runway and then did the 5 hour flight from Novo to Halley in a Basler aircraft.

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Antarctic Painting – Year 3

Wednesday, 14th November 2012 by
One of the Science towersWell, it’s almost time to head south again for another 5 months of painting, demolition and digging snow.

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The Journey North

Wednesday, 9th March 2011 by
The last 10 days have seen us travelling from Halley to the UK...........

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The Final Week

Saturday, 26th February 2011 by
With just 2 hours before I travel the 15kms to the coast to get on the ship, a last blog from the Brunt Ice Shelf...

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The Halley Marathon

Sunday, 20th February 2011 by
Last Sunday 24 of us at Halley base set off in the Halley Marathon: 8 ½ laps of the base perimeter...

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Winter approaches

Friday, 11th February 2011 by
As the summer season draws to a close, with only 15 days before we board the Shackleton to sail back to the Falklands, it’s all systems go to get the build as far on as possible...

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Moving Postcard from Antarctica

Thursday, 10th February 2011 by
We got a postcard from Antarctica today!

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The Move Begins

Friday, 4th February 2011 by
With now only 17 days before the first flight out of Halley and 4 weeks to the end of season and the ship leaving...

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