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Video: Royal Navy Helicopter Picks Up Governor

Video: Royal Navy Helicopter Picks Up Governor

[Updated] As many people may have noticed, there is a helicopter buzzing overhead today [Apr 15], having flown from the west end, to Devonshire, then traveled back to the west end. The Governor and his ADC get ready to board the helicopterThe helicopter, which is off the Royal Navy’s HMS Lancaster which is presently in Dockyard, landed on police... Read more of this article

HMS Lancaster Makes $150M Cocaine Haul

HMS Lancaster Makes $150M Cocaine Haul

A few weeks after leaving Bermuda, the Royal Navy’s HMS Lancaster assisted in another drug bust, this time seizing 680kg worth of cocaine with an estimated street value of $150 million after sailors boarded a speedboat near Puerto Rico. The UK Navy said the ship sped to the area and launched her Lynx helicopter and high-speed pursuit boat to intercept... Read more of this article

HMS Lancaster Helps In Caribbean Drug Bust

HMS Lancaster Helps In Caribbean Drug Bust

A few weeks after leaving Bermuda, the Royal Navy’s HMS Lancaster assisted in a drug bust in the island of Anguilla. Portsmouth.co.uk reports that at the request of the Royal Anguilla Police Force, HMS Lancaster’s helicopter took to the air, with two island detectives on board, to scour the island for cannabis plantations. Three potential sites... Read more of this article

Slideshow: Onboard The HMS Lancaster Ship

Slideshow: Onboard The HMS Lancaster Ship

Making her first stop since leaving the UK, the Royal Navy’s HMS Lancaster is presently visiting Bermuda, and opened up her upper deck to members of the public this afternoon [June 8]. The ship forms part of the North Atlantic Patrol Taskforce which will provide humanitarian aid and disaster relief support to the British Overseas Territories and... Read more of this article

UK Navy Ship HMS Lancaster Arrives In Hamilton

UK Navy Ship HMS Lancaster Arrives In Hamilton

The HMS Lancaster, a Type 23 frigate from the UK Royal Navy, arrived in Bermuda today [June 7]. The ship is berthed in Hamilton and the public will have the opportunity to see the upper deck of the HMS Lancaster on Saturday 8 June between 1pm – 6pm. The crew will meet the Governor and attend the Bermuda Regiment Change of Command parade. They... Read more of this article

Royal Navy Ship HMS Lancaster To Visit Island

Royal Navy Ship HMS Lancaster To Visit Island

Government House advised today that the HMS Lancaster, a Type 23 frigate from the UK Royal Navy, will be visiting Bermuda from 7 June. She will join RFA Wave Knight, which came to Bermuda in January, to form part of the North Atlantic Patrol Taskforce which will provide humanitarian aid and disaster relief support to the British Overseas Territories... Read more of this article