SHACKLETON AND AVIATION MUSEUM

 

STOP THE DEMOLITION OF THE OPERATIONS BLOCK BY NORTHERN IRELAND WATER. THIS NOW POSES THE DANGER OF A PROPER AVIATION MUSEUM NOT BEING LOCATED AT BALLYKELLY SIGN  NORMAN THORPES PETITION NOW ON HIS FACEBOOK PAGE. COULD SPELL THE END OF OUR MUSEUM ASPARATIONS.


SHACKLETON AND AVIATION MUSEUM
19 DRUMACONY HGTS
BALLYKELLY
CO LONDONDERRY

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MOB 07894857222  MEMBERSHIP
Membership is open to indivudals eighteen years of age and over. There shall be two classes of membership (A) Full members. Those persons who the trustees deem to be fully in agreement with the objects of the charity and committed to its development. Full members shall have the right to attend speak and vote at General meetings. (B) Associate members. Those members who wish to be associated with the charity on a project basis. Associate members shall have the right to attend and speak at General meetings, but shall not have a vote. (Membership is not transferable to anyone else. (3) The Trustees keep a register of names and addresses of the members which are made available to any member upon request. 

Termination Membership is terminated if : (1) the member dies; (2) The member resigns by written notice to the charity unless, after the resignation,there would be less than two members; (3) the member is removed from membership by resolution of the trustees that it is in the best interests of the charity that his or her membership is terminated. A resolution to remove a member from membership may only be passed if : (A) the member has been given at least 21 days' notice in writing of the meeting of the trustees at which the resollution will be proposed and the reasons why it is to be proposed; (B) the member or at the option of the member, the members representive (who need not be a member of the charity) has been allowed to make representations to the meetings

 We as an organisation have a love of aviation and encourage you to join and enjoy our fellowship working with the young and old in our community to secure a building at Ballykelly airfield. To enhance the museum we need more members to joinn and help. The museum belongs to the people and not indivudals so if its for you please get in contact. Curator Norman Beverland Thorpe
SHACKLETON WALKING TOURS BALLYKELLY
ROYAL NAVY ANTI-SUBMARINE MERLIN HELICOPTER PORTRUSH AIR SHOW 2014
AIR ULSTER RAF Ballykelly flights Ballykelly to Glasgow 1969 £5
BEN-TWITCH MAGS ON SALE £3  £1 pp cheques made out to Shackleton and Aviation Museum supporting our registered charity
79 year old Jeff returns to his former RAF station at Ballykelly Oct 2015
79 year old Jeff John James returns to his former base at RAF Ballykelly Oct 2015 with his son Philip James. His first back since 1956. Seen here at the former Operations block. 
Jeff James on his visit to the Shackleton and Aviation Museum 6/10/2015 with an RAF rescue launch which he served on 
A painting by Kathleen Mackie who flew gliders at Downhill beach Co Londonderry with Amy Johnston
Jeff James with former airman David Hamilton and Curator of the Shackleton and Aviation Museum Norman Beverland Thorpe 6/10/15
91 year old Harry Pugh who travelled in his own car from Durham to his former base at RAF Ballykelly September 2015 
 OPERATIONS BLOCK WW2, COLD WAR, OPS BANNER NI TROUBLES BELOW. THE BUILDING ARE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY NI WATER. NO SUPPORT FROM LISTED BUILDING GROUPS,TOURISM NI, CAUSEWAY COAST AND GLENS AREA COUNCIL AND NI EXECUTIVE.