30 May '14, 3pm

HMS Montrose has arrived in London for the first time in 20 years' service:

It is a tremendous opportunity to take any warship up the Thames into the nation’s capital, and my hard-working men and women are greatly looking forward to experiencing all that London has to offer, before a period of intensive operational tasking in the Baltic. Cdr James Parkin The visit to London is the first time up the Thames in exactly 20 years of Royal Naval Service and presents an ideal opportunity for the ship to engage with her principal London-base affiliate, the Worshipful Company of Distillers, who have organised a fundraising event on board in support of Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity (RNRMC), a charity which raises funds to support those who serve, or have served, in the Naval Service. During her time in London, HMS Montrose will also celebrate the 20th anniversary of her commissioning into the Fleet and to mark this landmark occasion ten former and se...

Full article: http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/news-and-latest-activity/news...

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