Royal Navy

Type: Organization
Name: Royal Navy
Nationality: United Kingdom
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for Royal Navy
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 2 reports

HMS QE2 floats for the first time as outgoing carrier Illustrious retires

The UK’s largest ever warship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has been successfully floated out of the dock in which she was assembled. The dock she vacates will be used for final assembly of her sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, which will begin in September. ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - 8 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 5 reports

VIDEO: Final farewell to a Lusty lady

HUNDREDS of people lined the harbour walls and jetty to wave home the Royal Navy’s helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious as it sailed into port for the final time.Following 32 years of service, Tyne-built “Lusty” returned to Portsmouth Naval Base, Hampshire, ... [Published Shields Gazette - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 2 reports

Duchess Catherine to embark on first solo royal tour

ROYALSNick Harvey,WireImagePrince William, Duke of Cambridge, Catherine and Duchess of Cambridge attend the 10th Annual ARK gala dinner at Kensington Palace on June 9, 2011 in London, EnglandROYAL FAMILYWPA Pool,Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds Prince ... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Jul 22 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

No mountain too high for Royal Navy officer

:00 0 commentsA ROYAL Navy officer based at Faslane helped raise over £10,000 for two Children’s charities by scaling the treacherous heights of Mount Kilimanjaro.Share this imageLieutenant Jason McEvoy, who currently works for Flag Officer Sea Training ... [Published Helensburgh Advertiser - 20 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Air Day set for take off

Historic planes from the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight once again take to the skies for the RNAS Yeovilton Air Day. Picture by Paul JohnsonComments (0)Final preparations are underway for the Royal Navy Air Station Yeovilton's international air day ... [Published Western Gazette - 21 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 3 reports

HMS Iron Duke on South Atlantic patrol exercises in Ghana and Guinea

Two British Naval Ships, and , on Monday arrived at the Ghana Western Naval Command for a four-day visit, reports Ghana Web. The crew of the ships and the Ghana Navy would conduct joint operational training, sporting and community relations activities. ... [Published Merco Press - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Plymouth Royal Navy volunteer band success

THE Devonport Royal Naval Volunteer Band from Plymouth Naval Base hit the high notes at the Royal Naval Volunteer Band Festival.The band was awarded overall Runner-Up Trophy at the annual Royal Naval Volunteer Band Association Festival.Band Leader is ... [Published Mid Devon Star - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Navy: Do you have a story to share with us?

The readers miss nothing. I recently wrote explaining that an internet radio station would soon be running a programme broadcasting stories of those who served in the Royal Navy.We are looking for those who served on H.M.S. Ocean, the Shore Base H.M.S. ... [Published Bucks Free Press - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

UK. About HMS – Hear My Story

HMS – Hear My Story is a major exhibition situated in the brand new Babcock Galleries at the National Museum of the Royal Navy in Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. It tells the undiscovered stories of the ordinary men, women and ships which have shaped the ... [Published BYM News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Little Lever teenager follows his dad into Royal Navy

A TEENAGER from Bolton is celebrating becoming a Royal Navy sailor.Samuel Darbyshire, aged 19, has completed 10 weeks of training.The former Little Lever High School pupil’s father, Stuart, previously served in the Royal Navy.His trainee engineering technician ... [Published Bolton News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Royal Navy serviceman faces prison after admitting sexually...

Comments (0)A ROYAL Navy serviceman is facing jail time after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a woman in a Yeovil underpass.Matthew Stephen Farwell, 31, of Newstead Road, Weymouth, pleaded not guilty to attempting to rape the 25-year-old on January ... [Published Western Gazette - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

HMS Illustrious comes home for final time

The Royal Navy's helicopter carrier HMS Illustrious is to sail into its Hampshire home port for the final time today ahead of it being retired next month.Following 32 years of service, ''Lusty'' is to return to Portsmouth Naval Base with a decommissioning ... [Published Southern Daily Echo - Jul 22 2014]

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Lanning says: "There is no evidence that the British responded to the recommendations, nor is there proof that Lee's treachery directly influenced his poor performance."
Lt Cdr David Gillett, HMS Mersey’s master, said: "All of the crew and myself are thrilled to be at the Cruise Terminal so close to the citycity centre. "Now HMS Liverpool has been decommissioned we are the ship with the most closely associated name to the city and I want to make this an annual visit to build up links with the community who are so welcoming to us."
"Outfitting will now continue on the ship as we steadily bring her systems to life for the first time ahead of her sea trials."
"If elected I will fight to re-open the community centre."

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Falkland Association service [Published Caldicot Today - 9 hours ago]
Today in History: July 24, 2014 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - 10 hours ago]
Weston recruit sails through Navy training [Published Weston Mercury - 12 hours ago]
Helicopter Carrier Becomes Royal Navy Flagship [Published Defense-Aerospace - 13 hours ago]
BAE Systems submarine to move in Barrow [Published North West Evening Mail - 13 hours ago]
MH17: An Unintended Consequence [Published Huffington Post - 14 hours ago]
The EU and an independent Scotland [Published Centre for European Reform - 15 hours ago]
Sam Blackledge: Tall tales and hidden agendas? [Published Plymouth Herald - 15 hours ago]
In pictures: HMS Mersey opens to the public at ... [Published Liverpool Echo - 15 hours ago]
Prestige Venues & Events reveal the ultimate pa... [Published ITCM - 15 hours ago]
VIDEO: Final farewell to a Lusty lady [Published Shields Gazette - 16 hours ago]
Guidance: UKHO 1915 catalogue of fleet charts [Published Skills Funding Agency - 17 hours ago]
Timelapse: aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth... [Published Telegraph - 17 hours ago]
Who do you want to be town’s new councillor? [Published Blackpool Gazette - 17 hours ago]
Mine warfare team gains major training benefits... [Published Noodls - 17 hours ago]
Navy squadron donates £3,000 to support bereave... [Published Plymouth Herald - 19 hours ago]
Great War was just days away when King visited ... [Published Linlithgow Gazette - 19 hours ago]
Defence Related Parliamentary Answers – to 22nd... [Published Think Defence - 19 hours ago]
Lockheed Martin First Half Sales Decline [Published Defense World - 19 hours ago]
Watch the Navy's new carrier take to the water [Published Telegraph - 19 hours ago]
First World War Remembrance at Wimborne war mem... [Published Blackmore Vale Magazine - 19 hours ago]
Mark Steyn: Israel and Ukraine, fighting agains... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 19 hours ago]
HMS Queen Elizabeth floating timelapse [Published Telegraph - 20 hours ago]
No mountain too high for Royal Navy officer [Published Helensburgh Advertiser - 20 hours ago]
Port Vale: 'No need to fear any beasts of Bodmi... [Published The Sentinel - 21 hours ago]
Air Day set for take off [Published Western Gazette - 21 hours ago]
Falklands' HMS Illustrious back in Portsmouth f... [Published Merco Press - 21 hours ago]
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HMS QE2 floats for the first time as outgoing c... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - 8 hours ago]
The UK’s largest ever warship, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has been successfully floated out of the dock in which she was assembled. The dock she vacates will be used for final assembly of her sister ship, HMS Prince of Wales, which will begin in September. ...
The EU and an independent Scotland [Published Centre for European Reform - 15 hours ago]
Scots living in Scotland vote on September 18th on whether to end their 300-year union with England. If they win, the nationalists aim for actual independence, and full EU membership, in March 2016. Opinion polls currently show a lead for the pro-Union ...
Defence Related Parliamentary Answers – to 22nd... [Published Think Defence - 19 hours ago]
Defence related Parliamentary Written Statements and Answers to Written Questions Air Force Nicholas Soames:  To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the  (a)  rank and  (b)  length of service was of each RAF engineer (aerosystems) officer ...
Mark Steyn: Israel and Ukraine, fighting agains... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 19 hours ago]
The two big international headlines of the moment are the downing of the Malaysian jet over Ukraine and Israel’s incursion into Gaza. On the face of it, these two stories don’t have much in common, but they are in fact part of the same story. To know ...
Lusty and New Hydrographic Ships [Published Malaysian Defence - Jul 23 2014]
SHAH ALAM: Crowds lined up at Portsmouth Harbour on July 22to welcome Royal Navy’s HMS helicopter carrier HMS Ilustrious to see the 32-year old ship retire from service. Unlike RN, Royal Malaysian Navy’s fleet of 30-year-old ships from KD Kasturi to its ...
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