HMS Victory

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Name: HMS Victory
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Trafalgar Day celebrated in Edinburgh

On top of Calton Hill there is a great display of flags celebrating Trafalgar Day.Today is  is the celebration of the victory won by the Royal Navy, commanded by Vice-Admiral Horatio Nelson, over the combined French and Spanish fleets at the Battle of  ... [Published The Edinburgh Reporter - 8 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

Blue plaques will honour sailor who served with Nelson

One of the last survivors of serving aboard HMS Victory will be commemorated with two blue plaques in Great Yarmouth.On Trafalgar Day, tomorrow - October 21 - the Nelson Museum with the Nelson Society and Great Yarmouth Local History and Archaeological ... [Published EDP 24 - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 4 reports

Sole surviving Gallipoli ship restored

HMS M.33, the only surviving ship from the Gallipoli campaign in the first world war, which is to be opened to the public for the first time. Photograph: National Museum of the Royal Nav/PAAustralians visiting Europe for the Gallipoli centenary commemorations ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Portsmouth: Dockyard exhibits tell many stories from the deep

Long rows of ancient wood stretched away from the glass wall of the elevator, proof that history, like life, takes effort.Much of the wood is gone, dissolved by the HMS Mary Rose’s more than 400 years at the bottom of the English Channel, but the work ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Portsmouth landmarks turn pink for charity

boatThe Spinnaker Tower, HMS Victory and HMS Warrior were some of the sites to turn pink for the Pompey in Pink campaign.Organised by breast cancer support centre The Haven, the campaign wanted to make Portsmouth aware that a new centre will be opening ... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Hundreds march in Portsmouth to make a stand against cancer

HUNDREDS of people marched through Portsmouth in support of a cancer campaign.Cancer Research UK’s Stand Up To Cancer march in the city was one of 15 which happened simultaneously around the UK.The 45-minute walk started from Castle Field, in Southsea, ... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Portsmouth Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness (PO6)

In recognition of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, on Wednesday (15 October) Portsmouth City Council is 'getting in the pink.'High-profile Portsmouth landmarks - including Portsmouth Cathedral, HMS Warrior & HMS Victory, the big screen in Guildhall ... [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Bupa Great South Run Celebrates 25th Anniversary (PO6)

Some 25,000 runners are expected to take part in the Portsmouth Bupa Great South Run on Sunday, 26th October. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, the 10 mile fast and flat course starts and finishes on the seafront at Southsea taking in the city's ... [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Marking The Battle Of Trafalgar (PO6)

Experience the power and might of a fully restored 12-pounder naval gun dating to 1805 next Sunday (October 19) as Royal Armouries marks Lord Nelson's famous victory at the Battle of Trafalgar.A uniformed gun crew from HMS Loire will fire the 209-year-old ... [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Navy Enlists New Partners

The National Museum of the Royal Navy has secured several new licensees for the warship HMS Victory.Willow and Warson will create wooden bow ties, dress studs and cufflinks carved from original wooden timbers salvaged from HMS Victory; Bradford Exchange ... [Published License - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Portsmouth landmarks to turn pink for breast cancer awareness

LANDMARKS in Portsmouth are set to turn pink in support of a breast cancer charity.HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and the Spinnaker Tower are among the famous city sights that have been signed up to the Pompey in Pink campaign.Organised by The Haven, a breast ... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Historic heart of oak

OH Boyd, who has sculpted the crown on the new State Coach which will carry members of the Royal Family for the next 200 years, talks to Alex Wood.Only a faint tang of ozone and a salty sheen give a clue to its origins. If anything it looks too new for ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 05 2014]

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Project director Matthew Sheldon said: "HMS M33 is a small ship but has a big history."
Professor Dominic Tweddle, NMRN director-general, said: "Next year HMS M 33 will be the only British warship of the First World War that the public can get onon board."
"After the war the incident was put under an order banning the documents from being released, so we've never found out the full truth" he said

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Trafalgar Day celebrated in Edinburgh [Published The Edinburgh Reporter - 8 hours ago]
Remembering the part played at Trafalgar by Jam... [Published Black Country Bugle - 11 hours ago]
Photo gallery: Shots of rum raised in honour of... [Published Great Yarmouth Advertiser - Oct 20 2014]
Blue plaques will honour sailor who served with... [Published EDP 24 - Oct 20 2014]
Sole surviving Gallipoli ship restored [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 20 2014]
Photo gallery: Shots of rum raised in honor of ... [Published EDP 24 - Oct 19 2014]
Historic ship will open to visitors for the fir... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 19 2014]
WW1 Gallipoli ship to open to public [Published BBC - Oct 19 2014]
Gallipoli ship to open to public [Published Harwich and Manningtree Standard - Oct 19 2014]
Way We Were: 'Why did HMS Acasta sink, killing ... [Published The Sentinel - Oct 19 2014]
What’s on around the area this weekend [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 18 2014]
Portsmouth: Dockyard exhibits tell many stories... [Published Stars and Stripes - Oct 18 2014]
Portsmouth landmarks turn pink for charity [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 16 2014]
Hundreds march in Portsmouth to make a stand ag... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 15 2014]
Portsmouth Goes Pink for Breast Cancer Awarenes... [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 14 2014]
Bupa Great South Run Celebrates 25th Anniversar... [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 13 2014]
Marking The Battle Of Trafalgar (PO6) [Published AboutMyArea - Oct 09 2014]
Royal Navy Enlists New Partners [Published License - Oct 08 2014]
Portsmouth landmarks to turn pink for breast ca... [Published Portsmouth Today - Oct 07 2014]
Andrew Hooker runs for BEN [Published BodyShop - Oct 06 2014]
Historic heart of oak [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Oct 05 2014]
Annual Trafalgar Dinner: October 18 [Published Knysna-Plett Herald - Sep 30 2014]
Spies, Lies and Bravery - The life and death of... [Published Worcester News - Sep 28 2014]
My heroes: the grandfathers who survived the Gr... [Published Bournemouth Daily Echo - Sep 24 2014]
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Model ships sail in for new exhibition [Published Irish Examiner - Sep 22 2014]
Odyssey Marine Ends Successful Summer Salvage S... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 19 2014]
Scottish Vote: Sign of Britain's Waning Influence? [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 19 2014]
Portsmouth, the Home of England’s Seafaring Her... [Published Oman Observer - Sep 19 2014]
Royal Navy charity dinner in Portsmouth [Published Portsmouth Today - Sep 19 2014]
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