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Royal Navy sailor downed so much alcohol at free lunch he couldn’t carry out duty
Man badly injured in milk float hit-and-run needs 24-hour care

Man badly injured in milk float hit-and-run needs 24-hour care

Paul Reynolds sustained severe brain damage and requires round-the-clock care.
Nuclear submarine commander 'took eye off ball' before collision

Nuclear submarine commander 'took eye off ball' before collision

Justin Codd pleads guilty to negligently hazarding HMS Ambush during training courseA senior naval officer in charge of teaching future submarine captains “took his eye off the ball”, leading his
Britain trying to headline grab in South China Sea, says state media

Britain trying to headline grab in South China Sea, says state media

Global Times attacks announcement by UK’s defence minister that HMS Sutherland will navigate disputed watersBritain’s defence ministry is trying to justify its existence and grab attention with a
London City airport closed until Tuesday after WWII bomb found

London City airport closed until Tuesday after WWII bomb found

Exclusion zone remains in places as Royal Navy technicians and police work to remove unexploded bombLondon City airport is not expected to reopen until Tuesday after the discovery of an unexploded
Russia is biggest threat to UK since cold war, says head of British army

Russia is biggest threat to UK since cold war, says head of British army

Gen Sir Nick Carter gives stark warning of ‘complex and capable security challenge’ for Nato The chief of the general staff, Gen Sir Nicholas Carter, has described Russia as the biggest state-based
Bodies of second world war sailors in Java sea 'dumped in mass grave'

Bodies of second world war sailors in Java sea 'dumped in mass grave'

Illegal metal scavengers accused of disposing of remains from British and Dutch warshipsThe remains of second world war sailors who died on British and Dutch warships in the Java sea were secretly
Anger at Royal Navy museum’s ‘pro-nuclear’ exhibition

Anger at Royal Navy museum’s ‘pro-nuclear’ exhibition

Exhibition to mark 50th anniversary of Polaris submarine is ‘propaganda’, say activistsAnti-nuclear campaigners have described plans by the National Museum of the Royal Navy for a major new exhibition
Falklands hero surgeon Rick Jolly dies aged 71

Falklands hero surgeon Rick Jolly dies aged 71

Royal Navy surgeon was honoured by Britain and Argentina for saving lives of service personnel on both sides of 1982 warA surgeon who saved the lives of British and Argentinian service personnel
Australian navy world war one AE1 submarine found 103 years after it vanished

Australian navy world war one AE1 submarine found 103 years after it vanished

Sunken submarine that carried 35 Australian and British crew located in notorious area off Papua New GuineaAustralia’s longest-running naval mystery – the disappearance of the nation’s first submarine
An Aircraft Carrier Named After Queen Elizabeth Has Sprung A Very Costly Leak

An Aircraft Carrier Named After Queen Elizabeth Has Sprung A Very Costly Leak

The HMS Queen Elizabeth, which took $4.2 billion and 8 years to build, has sprung a leak 2 weeks after its commissioning ceremony.
UK's newest and biggest aircraft carrier springs a leak

UK's newest and biggest aircraft carrier springs a leak

HMS Queen Elizabeth, which is still undergoing trials, is scheduled for repair at Portsmouth After less than a month in service, the UK’s new £3.1bn aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, is leaking
Royal Navy boots out conman who swindled thousands from Premier League fans
Queen gets adorable cake version of herself and little sailor

Queen gets adorable cake version of herself and little sailor

She was presented the cute cake as HMS Queen Elizabeth was welcomed into the Royal Navy fleet.
Britain’s biggest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth officially joins the Royal Navy

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

It weighs 65,000 tonnes, and is wide enough to fit three football pitches
Britain is getting its biggest ever warship costing £3.1 billion

Britain is getting its biggest ever warship costing £3.1 billion

The commissioning ceremony will take place today.

The British Military Is at Risk—and the US Isn’t Far Behind

Will we have the courage to face these issues head on?
Salvaged submarine triggered fresh disaster | Letters

Salvaged submarine triggered fresh disaster | Letters

AAJ Mullay on how the ill-fated K13 became K22Ian Jack, in his interesting article on submarines (Opinion, 4 November), mentions the 1918 disaster in the Firth of Forth. This featured, in fact was
The world's biggest grave robbery: Asia’s disappearing WWII shipwrecks

The world's biggest grave robbery: Asia’s disappearing WWII shipwrecks

Exclusive: the unmarked graves of thousands of sailors are threatened by illegal metal salvagers By Oliver Holmes, Monica Ulmanu and Simon RobertsDozens of warships believed to contain the remains of