Nevil Shute Norway Foundation


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The Board of the Nevil Shute Foundation wish all readers a happy and prosperous New Year

December 2013

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January 2013

  • Copies of correspondence between Nevil Shute and the British Consulate in Tahiti in 1959 , when he was writing "Trustee from the Toolroom" have been included, thanks to Heather Mayfield
  • A new cover for the novel "Beyond the Black Stump" has been added, thanks to Christopher Winter from California.
  • Joost Meulenbroek's January Newsletter.

December 2012

  • Audio versions of all of Nevil Shute's novel are now in the UK library in mp3 format (thanks to our Vice President, John Anderson)
  • Joost Meulenbroek's December Newsletter.

November 2012

October 2012

  • Shutist Amit Ghosh has moved from Hong Kong to Singapore
  • A photograph of Nevil about 1915 or 1916 - note that he signs himself "Shute"
  • Another photograph of Nevil Shute in the Officer's Training Corps at Shrewsbury
  • A brief report on the first meeting of the English Forum at Helena Road in October
  • A photocopy of the cover of "What Happened to the Corbetts". This is one of the special edition of 1000 copies issued by Heineman to ARP personnel during World War 2.
  • A link to news of the Eighth International Nevil Shute Conference in to be held in Hobart, Tasmania in October 2013 can be found here
  • A reproduction of Frances Norway's Medical Register entry for 1939 has been included
  • Joost Meulenbroek's October Newsletter.

September 2012

August 2012

  • Joost Meulenbroek's August Newsletter.

July 2012

  • Alison Jenner's report on the meeting at White Waltham in May 2012
  • Joost Meulenbroek's July Newsletter.

June 2012

  • A photograph of Fred Norway's grave at Wimereux cemetery, Northern France, taken by Liz Manterfield
  • Joost Meulenbroek's June Newsletter.

May 2012

  • Joost Meulenbroek's May Newsletter.

April 2012

  • Joost Meulenbroek's April Newsletter.

March 2012

  • Joost Meulenbroek's March Newsletter.

February 2012

  • Laura Schneider's narrative report on the 2011 Conference - "Nevil Shute's Seattle".
  • Definitions of "Chance light" and "Graviners", both used in "Pastoral" (see Glossary)
  • Joost Meulenbroek's February Newsletter.

January 2012

    The Board of the Nevil Shute Foundation wish all readers a happy and prosperous New Year

  • Joost Meulenbroek's January Newsletter.
  • Most of Nevil Shute's novels are now in the UK library on CD in mp3 format