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Historic Sea Fury to resume displays this summer
24 January 2017

The Navy’s last piston-engined fighter is due to resume air displays this summer – three years after it was nearly wrecked in a crash at Culdrose.

The Sea Fury came down during Air Day in 2014 when its engine packed up mid-display, forcing pilot Lt Cdr Chris Götke to make an emergency landing.

Fawkes for good as RN divers deal with bomb near Parliament
20 January 2017

Navy bomb disposal experts safely blew up a wartime explosive scooped up by a dredger just yards from Parliament.

The divers moved the 50kg bomb more than 25 miles down the Thames before detonating it near Tilbury.