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03/26/2017 at 07:00. Facebook
Happy Mother's Day from the Royal Navy.
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03/25/2017 at 22:10. Facebook
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03/25/2017 at 19:25. Facebook
For the first time ever the Mountbatten Festival of Music is being live streamed across the world.

Watch the world-class Massed Bands of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines perform at one of the worlds' most prestigious venues, the Royal Albert Hall.
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03/25/2017 at 12:06. Facebook
Watch out for this spectacular display on the live stream of the Mountbatten Festival of Music tonight from 7.25 pm...
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03/24/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
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03/24/2017 at 15:35. Facebook
HMS Ocean, the Royal Navy’s fleet flagship, has returned from a six-month patrol to her home port in Devonport, Plymouth, to a warm welcome from close to 2,000 family and friends.

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03/24/2017 at 14:45. Facebook
Navy bids goodbye to long-serving Lynx helicopter at Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton as one of the Royal Navy’s most successful aircraft passes into history.

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03/24/2017 at 11:43. Facebook
Main entrance Improvement works to Portsmouth Naval Base are now complete. During a small ceremony the main contractor, BAE Systems, formally handed over the new-look upgraded ‘Front Door’ of Her Majesty’s Naval Base Portsmouth, to Captain Bill Oliphant, Captain of the Base (COB).

Portsmouth Naval Base opens its new front door | Royal Navy
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03/22/2017 at 09:59. Facebook
“It’s great to see HMS Albion back on her tidal berth and marks a significant milestone in the refit project," said her Captain, Tim Neild, as the mighty warship returned to open water.

HMS Albion enters open water after two-year refit
HMS Iron Duke paid a 4-day visit to her affiliated city of Hull, where over 2,000 visitors were admitted on board during her open day, and the Ship’s Company took part in a Freedom Parade through the centre of the city.

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Are you a fan of The Bands of HM Royal Marines (Official)?

For the first time ever the Mountbatten Festival of Music will be live streamed across the world.

Tune in here at 7:25pm (GMT) on Saturday 25th March to watch the whole show, along with backstage interviews and competitions.
Frank Burton and Basil Trott were serving with the Royal Navy’s South America squadron in January 1939, when an 8.3 magnitude earthquake struck the Chillán and Concepcion regions of Chile.

Both ships sailed directly to assist the Chilean authorities and at Talcahuano, the port of Concepcion, they confronted a scene of total devastation and immediately began their rescue efforts; clearing...
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Earthquake medals for Royal Navy Veterans
HRH The Princess Royal today officially named the jetty which will house the Royal Navy’s giant new aircraft carriers in Portsmouth. See more: [ Link ]
A Merlin helicopter crew from Royal Naval Air Station Culdrose were in the air as #MountEtna erupted yesterday. Here's what they saw...

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Watched over by a Sea King Mk7 from 849 NAS, this is the moment boarding teams from USS Laboon intercept the suspect dhow.

The vessel had been located by RFA Fort Victoria as she patrolled the Arabian Sea, sparking a lengthy chase over hundreds of miles of ocean.

Royal Navy plays key role in £40m Arabian Sea heroin bust
The Ambassador for Chile presents Two Royal Navy Veterans with medals for their assistance to his country after the devastating Earthquake of January 1939.
The eruption of Mount Etna did not stop a team of Royal Navy aviators on their hunt to find ‘enemy’ submarines on a NATO exercise near Italy.

Royal Navy helicopter captures Mount Etna eruption using submarine hunting kit
After 41 years of service and 490,000 flying hours, today the Royal Navy says goodbye to the Lynx helicopter #FarewellLynx More details: [ Link ]
HMS Sultan welcomed youngsters from across England recently to take part in the Royal Navy University Training College Young Engineers Challenge – Operation Amphibious Angel 2017.

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