Britain’s biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth officially joins the Royal Navy

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It’s Britain’s biggest warship (Picture: PA)

The commissioning ceremony for Britain’s biggest warship – the HMS Queen Elizabeth – is officially underway.

At 280 metres long and with an estimated half a century working life, the £3,100,000,000 behemoth aircraft carrier is the biggest and most powerful warship ever built by the UK.

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The Queen, Princess Anne and Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson are all in Portsmouth to witness the 65,000 tonne vessel being accepted into the Royal Navy.

The HMS Queen Elizabeth currently has a crew of around 700, but this will go up… Read the full story

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