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Work can begin on memorial to Navy's mine warfare men and women in Portsmouth
26 November 2015

Work will begin in the new year on a permanent monument to Royal Navy divers and mine warfare experts in their spiritual home.

The £320,000 statue of a diver trying to deactivate a mine will be installed at Portsmouth’s Gunwharf Quays complex – previously the home of HMS Vernon.

Spanish eyes on Somerset
24 November 2015

HMS Somerset became the first Royal Navy ship in a number of years to visit the Spanish port of Valencia.