Robert ‘Bob’ Burton – Commemoration And Celebration

(15th March: from British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge)

Commemoration and celebration of the life and achievements of Robert ‘Bob’ Burton (1941-2022) will be held at the British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, at 1130-1500 on Saturday 9 April 2022

Restrictions in force mean that only a limited number of people can be accommodated in person at the venue.

For Bob’s many friends overseas and who are unable to attend in person, we have arranged to screen the main part of the celebration from 1200 to 1300 British Summer Time (GMT +1), via YouTube.

The link is:

This main part of the event will comprise a number of recollections of Bob at various stages of his life and career, plus some reminiscences selected from those already received.

If you wish to provide any appropriate reminiscence and/or images of Bob, please send these to:

All reminiscences (and images) will be retained in full and compiled into an accessible archive in due course.