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Archive for June, 2009

Happy Midwinter!

Thursday, June 25th, 2009 Posted in Antarctica | 6 Comments »

We’re in the middle of Midwinter’s Week here at Rothera. The run up to Midwinter’s Week was was very much like the week before Christmas with everyone frantically trying to finish jobs so we could relax for the celebrations. My ...

Midwinter approaches…

Wednesday, June 17th, 2009 Posted in Antarctica, UK | 2 Comments »

Midwinter is almost upon us down here and all of us remaining on the bases across Antarctica are making preparations for the traditional midwinter celebrations! This is the big event of the Antarctic social calendar (Christmas is limited to just ...