Premier praises Lyme Bay for ongoing relief efforts in Bahamas
9 October 2015

Prime Minister David Cameron has praised sailors, soldiers and Royal Marines for their “tireless efforts” to help people hit by storms across the Americas.

The premier has written to the crew of amphibious ship RFA Lyme Bay, who are currently restoring vital services in the Bahamas after some the island chain was devastated by Hurricane Joaquin.

It’s HMS Wetminster as frigate rests on water again for the first time in nearly a year
8 October 2015

After 11 months high and dry sitting on blocks in Portsmouth Naval Base, HMS Westminster is afloat once more – passing a milestone in her refit.

The frigate is the latest Type 23 to undergo the massive mid-life revamp and is looking to rejoin the Fleet next year.