NEWS

Helston shows its pride for Culdrose’s men and women
22 September 2016

Sailors and airmen from RNAS Culdrose celebrated the highest honour local folk can bestow upon them by marching through the heart of neighbour Helston at the annual freedom parade.

The Cornish town’s mayor told the massed ranks of RN personnel that Helston folk were “proud to work, to live and play” with everyone associated with Culdrose.

HMS Clyde honours ‘forgotten ship’ of the Falklands at Glamorgan memorial
20 September 2016

Today’s sailors visited the memorial to destroyer HMS Glamorgan – an imposing slab of polished Welsh granite erected on the spot closest to where the Portsmouth warship was hit in the final hours of the Falklands conflict 34 years ago.

A small party from HMS Clyde, led by her Commanding Officer Lt Cdr Conor O’Neill made their way to Hookers Point to pay their respects and place a wreath on the monument.