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A Night to Remember is a 1958 British drama film adaptation of Walter Lord's 1955 book, which recounts the final night of the.
Vice-Admiral Sir David Anthony James 'Tom' Blackburn (born 18 January 1945) is a former British Royal Navy officer who served as Master of the Household between 2000 and 2005.
Rear Admiral Anthony John Cooke CB (born 21 September 1927) is a former Royal Navy officer who became President of the Royal Naval College, Greenwich.
The anti-nuclear movement is a social movement that opposes various nuclear technologies.
The anti-nuclear movement in the United Kingdom consists of groups who oppose nuclear technologies such as nuclear power and nuclear weapons.
Anti-nuclear protests began on a small scale in the U.S. as early as 1946 in response to Operation Crossroads.
The Archer class (or P2000) is a class of patrol and training vessel in service with the United Kingdom's Royal Navy, commonly referred to as a Fast Training Boat.
Ardencaple Castle, also known as Ardincaple Castle, and sometimes referred to as Ardencaple Castle Light, is a listed building, situated about from Helensburgh, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Argyll and Bute (Earra-Ghàidheal agus Bòd) is both one of 32 unitary authority council areas and a lieutenancy area in Scotland.
Atomic, Living in Dread and Promise is a documentary film about nuclear history directed by Mark Cousins.
Babcock International Group plc is a British multinational corporation headquartered in the United Kingdom, that specialise in support services managing complex assets and infrastructure in safety- and mission-critical environments.
A ballistic missile submarine is a submarine capable of deploying submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs) with nuclear warheads.
The Battle class were a class of destroyers of the British Royal Navy (RN) and Royal Australian Navy (RAN), named after naval or other battles fought by British or English forces.
Betty Tebbs (10 April 1918 – 23 January 2017) was an English activist for women's rights and a peace campaigner.
The British military campaign to re-take the Falkland Islands during 1982 depended on complex logistical arrangements.
Campbeltown Airport (Port-adhair Cheann Loch Chille Chiarain) is located at Machrihanish, west of Campbeltown, near the tip of the Kintyre peninsula in Argyll and Bute on the west coast of Scotland.
Captain (Capt) is a senior officer rank of the Royal Navy.
Caroline Patricia Lucas (born 9 December 1960) is a British politician, and since 2 September 2016, Co-Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales, with Jonathan Bartley.
Carolyn Leckie (born 1965) is a former member of the Scottish Parliament for the Scottish Socialist Party (SSP), in which she once held a number of senior positions.
Commodore Carolyn J Stait CBE (born 1957) is a retired officer of the Royal Navy, and was from 2004 to 2007 the first woman to command a Naval Base in Britain.
Carrier Strike Group 14 (CSG-14 or CARSTRKGRU 14, sometimes with the "Fourteen" spelt out) was a U.S. Navy carrier strike group.
Charles Edward Stewart, (born 10 June 1946) is a Church of Scotland priest and former Royal Navy chaplain.
Rear Admiral Christopher John Hockley CBE (born 24 August 1959) is a retired Royal Navy officer who was Flag Officer Scotland, Northern England and Northern Ireland from September 2011 to November 2014.
The three Improved Valiant-class submarines, sometimes known as the Churchill class,Hool, Jack, and Nutter, Keith, Damned Un-English Machines, a history of Barrow-built submarines, pub Tempus, 2003, page 177.
Clyde may refer to.
Clynder is a place on the western shore of the Gare Loch, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
The Commander Operations (COMOPS) is a senior Royal Navy officer based at Northwood Headquarters who exercises operational command of all national maritime operations on behalf of the Fleet Commander.
A commando is a soldier or operative of an elite light infantry or special operations force often specializing in amphibious landings, parachuting or abseiling.
Commodore-in-chief is an honorary appointment bestowed by the monarch of the Commonwealth realms on various members of the Royal Family.
Coulport (- literally the Back Port or Ferry) is a village on the east side of Loch Long, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
The Crown Colony-class cruisers were a class of light cruisers of the Royal Navy named after Crown Colonies of the British Empire.
Defence Equipment and Support (DE&S) is a trading entity and joint-defence organisation within the UK Ministry of Defence.
Defence Nuclear Material Transport Operations refer to the movements of military Defence Nuclear Materials (DNM) within, to and from the United Kingdom.
Denholm Group is a British maritime company based in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
The Derfflinger class was a class of three battlecruisers (Schlachtkreuzer) of the Imperial German Navy.
Rear Admiral Derrick George Kent CB was a Royal Navy officer who became Flag Officer, Malta.
Doosan Babcock Ltd is part of Doosan Power Systems S.A., a subsidiary of Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction.
The Dreadnought class is the replacement for the ''Vanguard'' class of ballistic missile submarines which entered service in the United Kingdom in the 1990s with an intended service life of 25 years.
Dumbarton is a town in West Dunbartonshire, Scotland, on the north bank of the River Clyde where the River Leven flows into the Clyde estuary.
Eilean Trodday is an island in The Minch just off the north coast of the Trotternish peninsula of Skye in Scotland.
Emma Jane Pierson (born 30 April 1981) is an English actress.
Evening star may refer to.
Exercise Joint Warrior is a major bi-annual multi-national military exercise which takes place in the United Kingdom, predominately in north west Scotland.
Faslane on Gare Loch is the name of a bay near the village of Garelochhead, and is now the main part of HM Naval Base ''Clyde'' in Argyll and Bute, Scotland, as well as being a Defence Logistics Organisation port, operated in dual site organisation with Great Harbour, Greenock, by Serco Denholm.
Faslane (Her Majesty's Naval Base ''Clyde'') is a Royal Navy base on the Gare Loch, Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
The Faslane Branch was a standard gauge military railway built during World War II to serve "Military Port No.1" at Faslane, west of Glasgow in Scotland.
Faslane Castle and Shandon Castle were two mediaeval Scottish castles which once stood between the towns Garelochhead and Helensburgh, near the shores of the Gare Loch, in Argyll and Bute.
Faslane Peace Camp is a permanent peace camp sited alongside Faslane Naval base in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Films made in the 1970s featuring the character of James Bond included Diamonds Are Forever, Live and Let Die, The Man with the Golden Gun, The Spy Who Loved Me, and Moonraker.
The Firth of Clyde is an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean off the southwest coast of Scotland, named for the River Clyde which empties into it.
Fladda-chùain, or Fladaigh Chùain, is an island of the Inner Hebrides north of the Trotternish peninsula of Skye.
The Flag Officer Scotland and Northern Ireland (FOSNI) is a senior post in the Royal Navy of the United Kingdom.
The Fleet Air Arm (FAA) is the branch of the British Royal Navy responsible for the operation of naval aircraft.
Frances Curran (born 21 May 1961) is a former co-chair of the Scottish Socialist Party and a former Member of the Scottish Parliament for the West of Scotland region during 2003-07.
The Gare Loch or Gareloch (Gaelic: An Gearr Loch) is a sea loch in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Garelochhead (Garelochheid, Ceann a' Gheàrr-loch) is a small village on the Gare Loch in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Garelochhead Training Camp is a military training camp located near Garelochhead in Scotland.
Geoffrey William Hoon (born 6 December 1953) is a British Labour politician who served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Ashfield from 1992 to 2010.
George Galloway (born 16 August 1954) is a British politician, broadcaster and writer.
Gilbert Ronald Bainbridge (1925–2003) was a British nuclear physicist, engineer and farmer.
Glen Fruin (Gleann Freòin) is a glen in Scotland, adjacent to Loch Lomond.
Gluaiseacht for Global Justice is an Irish environmental, peace and social justice group.
Goodwin Steel Castings Limited is a heavy engineering firm located in Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England.
Great Cumbrae (Scots, Muckle Cumbrae; Scottish Gaelic, Cumaradh Mòr; also known as Cumbrae or the Isle of Cumbrae) is the larger of the two islands known as The Cumbraes in the lower Firth of Clyde in western Scotland.
Greenock (Grianaig) is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland.
Wing Commander Guy Penrose Gibson, (12 August 1918 – 19 September 1944), was the first Commanding Officer of the Royal Air Force's No. 617 Squadron, which he led in the "Dam Busters" raid (Operation Chastise) in 1943, resulting in the destruction of two large dams in the Ruhr area of Germany.
Helensburgh (lit) is a town within the Helensburgh and Lomond Area of Argyll and Bute Council, Scotland.
Her/His Majesty's Naval Service, also known as the Senior Service, is the United Kingdom's naval warfare and maritime service.
The is known to have begun by the end of the last glacial period (in the paleolithic), roughly 10,000 years ago.
HMCS Cayuga was a destroyer that served in the Royal Canadian Navy from 1946 until 1964.
HMCS Chicoutimi is a ''Victoria''-class long-range hunter-killer (SSK) submarine of the Royal Canadian Navy, originally built and operated by the Royal Navy as HMS Upholder.
HMCS Magnificent (CVL 21) was a light aircraft carrier that served the Royal Canadian Navy from 1948–1957.
HMCS Montréal is a that has served in the Canadian Forces since 1993.
HMCS Nootka was a that served in the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) from 1946 to 1964.
HMCS Okanagan (S74) was an that served in the Canadian Forces (CF).
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Devonport (HMNB Devonport), is the largest naval base in Western Europe and is the sole nuclear repair and refuelling facility for the Royal Navy.
Her Majesty's Naval Base, Portsmouth (HMNB Portsmouth) is one of three operating bases in the United Kingdom for the British Royal Navy (the others being HMNB Clyde and HMNB Devonport).
HMS Adamant was a World War II submarine depot ship.
HMS Agincourt (also known as Astute Boat 7) is an nuclear-powered fleet submarine under construction for the Royal Navy and the seventh in her class.
HMS Albion (R07), nicknamed "The Old Grey Ghost of the Borneo Coast", was a 22,000 ton light fleet carrier of the Royal Navy.
HMS Ambush is an ''Astute''-class nuclear fleet submarine of the Royal Navy, the second boat of her class.
HMS Anson was a battleship of the Royal Navy, named after Admiral George Anson.
HMS Astute is an operational nuclear-powered submarine in the Royal Navy, the lead ship of her class.
HMS Avenger was a Royal Navy escort aircraft carrier during the Second World War.
HMS Biter was a Royal Navy escort carrier during the Second World War.
HMS Brecon was a destroyer of the Royal Navy that saw service in the Second World War, one of two ships in the fourth subgroup of the class, built to a radically different design from other ships in the Hunt class.
HMS Camperdown was a of the Royal Navy (RN).
HMS Carisbrooke Castle (K379) was a Royal Navy Castle-class corvette.
Ten ships of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Clyde after the River Clyde that runs through the city of Glasgow, Scotland.
HMS Conqueror (nickname "Conks") was a nuclear-powered fleet submarine which served in the Royal Navy from 1971 to 1990.
HMS Dalriada is Glasgow's Royal Naval Reserve unit.
HMS Dasher is an ''Archer''-class P2000 patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Duke of York was a battleship of the Royal Navy.
HMS Dunkirk (D09) was a later or 1943 Battle-class fleet destroyer of the British Royal Navy (RN).
HMS Edinburgh was a light cruiser of the Royal Navy, which served during the Second World War.
HMS Enard Bay was a anti-aircraft frigate of the British Royal Navy, named for Enard Bay in Caithness.
HMS Flint Castle (K383) was one of 44 Castle-class corvettes built for the Royal Navy during World War II.
HMS Grimsby is a ''Sandown''-class minehunter of the British Royal Navy, and the second ship to bear the name.
HMS Hydra (Pennant Number A144) was a Royal Navy deep ocean hydrographic survey vessel, the third of the original three of the ''Hecla'' class.
HMS Indefatigable was an built for the Royal Navy (RN) during World War II.
HMS Iron Duke was a dreadnought battleship of the Royal Navy, the lead ship of her class, named in honour of Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington.
HMS Jutland (D62) was a later or 1943 Battle-class fleet destroyer of the United Kingdom's Royal Navy.
HMS Kenya was a cruiser of the Royal Navy.
HMS Leander (F109) was the nameship of the of the Royal Navy (RN).
HMS Loch Fada was the lead ship of the s of the British Royal Navy, built by John Brown & Company of Clydebank, Scotland, and named after Loch Fada in the Inner Hebrides.
HMS Malaya was a built for the Royal Navy during the early 1910s.
HMS Nairana was the lead ship of the Royal Navy's s that saw service in the Second World War.
Nine ships and a naval base of the Royal Navy have been named HMS Neptune after the Roman god of the ocean.
HMS Ocean was a Royal Navy ''Colossus''-class light fleet aircraft carrier of 13,190 tons built in Glasgow by Alexander Stephen and Sons.
HMS Ocelot (S17) was an diesel-electric submarine operated by the Royal Navy.
HMS Pembroke is a of the Royal Navy.
HMS Penzance is a commissioned by the Royal Navy in 1998.
HMS Pursuer is an ''Archer''-class P2000 patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Raider is an ''Archer''-class patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Ramsey is a of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Renown was the lead ship of her class of battlecruisers of the Royal Navy built during the First World War.
HMS Resolution (pennant number: 09) was one of five s built for the Royal Navy during World War I. Completed after the Battle of Jutland in 1916, she saw no combat during the war.
The fifth HMS Sceptre is a ''Swiftsure''-class submarine built by Vickers in Barrow-in-Furness.
HMS Sea Rover was a S-class submarine of the third batch built for the Royal Navy during World War II.
USS Jamaica (CVE-43) (originally AVG-43 then later ACV-43), was an escort carrier of World War II that served in the British Royal Navy as HMS Shah (D21).
HMS Sheffield was one of the Southampton sub class of the cruisers of the Royal Navy during the Second World War.
HMS Shoreham is a ''Sandown''-class minehunter of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Spiteful (pennant number P227) was a S-class submarine of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Splendid was a Royal Navy nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the.
HMS St Albans is a Type 23 frigate of the Royal Navy.
HMS St Brides Bay was a anti-aircraft frigate of the British Royal Navy, named for St Brides Bay in Pembrokeshire.
HMS Suffolk, pennant number 55, was a heavy cruiser of the Royal Navy, and part of the Kent subclass.
HMS Sultan is a shore base of the Royal Navy in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
HMS Tapir (P335) was a Second World War British T class submarine, built by Vickers-Armstrong in Barrow-in-Furness.
HMS Titania (1915) was a Royal Navy Submarine Depot Ship.
HMS Tracker is an ''Archer''-class (P2000) patrol and training vessel of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Tudor was a British submarine of the third group of the T class.
HMS Vanguard was a British fast battleship built during the Second World War and commissioned after the end of the war.
The eleventh HMS Vanguard of the Royal Navy is the lead boat of her class of Trident ballistic missile-armed submarines.
The submarines HMS Vanguard and Triomphant collided in the Atlantic Ocean in the night between 3–4 February 2009.
HMS Vengeance is the fourth and final of the Royal Navy.
HMS Victorious, ordered under the 1936 Naval Programme, was the third ''Illustrious''-class aircraft carrier after Illustrious and Formidable.
HMS Victorious is the second of the Royal Navy.
HMS Vigilant is the third of the Royal Navy.
HMS Vigo was a of the Royal Navy.
HMS Vivid was a V-class submarine laid down in 1942 and launched in 1943 by Vickers Armstrong in Newcastle-upon-Tyne for the British Royal Navy.
HMS Wakeful was a support vessel of the Royal Navy from 1974 to 1987.
HMS Walney (M104) was a of the British Royal Navy.
HMS Warspite was a built for the Royal Navy during the early 1910s.
The latest HMS Warspite was the third of Britain's nuclear-powered submarines, and the second (and final) of the.
HMS Whaddon (L45) was a Type I Hunt-class destroyer of the Royal Navy built by Alexander Stephen & Sons of Linthouse, Govan and launched on 16 July 1940.
HMS Wigtown Bay was a anti-aircraft frigate of the British Royal Navy.
The Holy Loch; (Scottish Gaelic "An Loch Sianta/Seunta") is a Sea Loch, a part of the Cowal peninsula coast of the Firth of Clyde, in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Vice Admiral Sir Hugh Stirling Mackenzie, (3 July 1913 – 8 October 1996) was a Royal Navy officer who became Flag Officer Submarines and Chief Polaris Executive.
Hugo Charlton is a practising criminal barrister, international human rights lawyer, environmental activist, broadcaster and commentator.
Ian Campbell (26 April 1926 – 9 September 2007) was a Scottish politician who served as a backbench Labour Member of Parliament (MP) of the United Kingdom from 1970 to 1987.
The Illustrious class was a class of aircraft carrier of the Royal Navy that included some of the most important British warships in the Second World War.
The Island-class is a class of Police patrol boat operated primarily by the MOD Police Clyde Marine Unit at HMNB Clyde.
The Islands of the Firth of Clyde are the fifth largest of the major Scottish island groups after the Inner and Outer Hebrides, Orkney and Shetland.
The J30 Protests were a one-day strike held in the United Kingdom on 30 June 2011.
The James Bond film series is a British series of spy films based on the fictional character of MI6 agent James Bond, "007", who originally appeared in a series of books by Ian Fleming.
James Douglas Hepburn (born 21 May 1979, Glasgow) is a Scottish National Party (SNP) politician serving as Minister for Business, Fair Work and Skills since 26 June 2018.
Admiral of the Fleet John David Elliott Fieldhouse, Baron Fieldhouse, (12 February 1928 – 17 February 1992) was a Royal Navy officer.
Vice-Admiral Sir John Stuart Crosbie Lea, KBE (4 June 1923 - 20 May 2015) was a Royal Navy officer who went onto be Director-General, Naval Manpower and Training.
Catherine ("Kay") MacIntoch Carmichael (22 November 1925 – 26 December 2009) (née Rankin) was an influential figure in Scottish politics and an activist against nuclear submarines in Scotland.
Keith Michael Patrick O'Brien (17 March 1938 – 19 March 2018) was a Scottish Catholic cardinal.
The King George V-class battleships were the most modern British battleships in commission during World War II.
Krista van Velzen (born September 15, 1974) is a Dutch politician.
Commodore Laurence Phillip Brokenshire CBE (1952–2017), known as Laurie Brokenshire, was a Royal Naval officer, magician and world-class puzzle solver.
Leanne Wood (born 13 December 1971) is a Welsh politician and the leader of Plaid Cymru.
This is a list of notable accidents and incidents involving military aircraft grouped by the year in which the accident or incident occurred.
List of active Royal Marines military watercraft is a list of landing craft and other watercraft in service with the Royal Marines.
The Royal Navy is the principal naval warfare service branch of the British Armed Forces.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British government.
The Empire ships were a series of ships in the service of the British Government.
The professional head of the Royal Navy is known as the First Sea Lord (1SL) as well as the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS).
This is a list of locations in which films of the James Bond series have been set and filmed (excepting only Never Say Never Again).
As of November 2014, Ministry of Defence Police locations and units include.
This List of places in Argyll and Bute is a list of links for any town, village, hamlet, castle, golf course, historic house, lighthouse, nature reserve, reservoir, river, canal, and other place of interest in the Argyll and Bute council area of Scotland.
This is a list of shore establishments (or stone frigates) of the Royal Navy and Royal Naval Reserve.
There are numerous sea lochs around the Scottish coast, notably down the length of Scotland's western coast.
Below is a detailed list of the ships and submarines built in Barrow-in-Furness, England by the Barrow Shipbuilding Company, Vickers-Armstrongs, Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, BAE Systems Marine, BAE Systems Submarine Solutions or any other descendant companies.
This is a list of ships built by A. & J. Inglis, Glasgow, Scotland.
The list of shipwrecks in 2002 includes some of the ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2002.
The list of shipwrecks in 2004 includes ships sunk, foundered, grounded, or otherwise lost during 2004.
This is a List of squadrons and flotillas of the Royal Navy.
This article describes major accidents and incidents involving submarines since the year 2000.
This is a list of names for the approximately 500 Type T2 tankers built for the United States Maritime Commission during World War II.
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Loch Goil; (Loch Goil) is a small sea loch forming part of the coast of the Cowal peninsula in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Loch Long is a body of water in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
The Maritime history of the United Kingdom involves events including shipping, ports, navigation, and seamen, as well as marine sciences, exploration, trade, and maritime themes in the arts from the creation of the kingdom of Great Britain as a united, sovereign state, on 1 May 1707 in accordance with the Treaty of Union, signed on 22 July 1706.
Mark Ballard (born 27 June 1971) is a former Member of the Scottish Parliament for the Lothians region between 2003 and 2007 representing the Scottish Green Party, was Lord Rector of the University of Edinburgh between 2006 and 2009, and co-convener of the Edinburgh Green Party from 2007–10.
Rear Admiral Martin Brian Alabaster CBE (born 10 August 1958) is a retired senior officer in the British Royal Navy.
Admiral of the Fleet Sir Michael Patrick Pollock, (19 October 1916 – 27 September 2006) was a senior officer in the Royal Navy who rose to become First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff in the early 1970s.
In military organizations, the practice of carrying colours, standards or guidons, both to act as a rallying point for troops and to mark the location of the commander, is thought to have originated in Ancient Egypt some 5,000 years ago.
Historically, Scotland has a long military tradition that predates the Act of Union with England.
This is a list detailing military service by British royalty, namely formal military service and not the honorary titles given to the members of the Royal Family.
The Ministry of Defence Police (MDP) is a civilian special police force which is part of the United Kingdom's Ministry of Defence.
MT Deerhound (formerly RMAS Deerhound) is a Dog-class medium berthing tugboat built for the Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service (RMAS) in 1966 by Appledore Shipbuilders, Appledore, North Devon.
Arctic Sunrise is an ice-strengthened vessel operated by Greenpeace.
MV Carolyn Chouest is a chartered submarine support ship for the United States Navy assigned to the Special Missions Program to support ''NR-1'', the deep submergence craft.
MV Empire MacColl was an oil tanker converted to a merchant aircraft carrier (MAC) ship.
MV Kenilworth is a historic passenger ferry built in 1936 as MV Hotspur II.
MV Lochfyne was a MacBrayne mail steamer, built in 1931 for the West Highland service, the first British coastal passenger ship with diesel-electric propulsion.
MV Lymington is a former ro-ro ferry, built in 1938 to serve the Isle of Wight.
The National Public Order Intelligence Unit (NPOIU) was run by the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) a private company connected to United Kingdom police intelligence and was set up in 1999 to track green activists and public demonstrations.
The NATO Submarine Rescue System (NSRS) is a tri-national project to develop an international submarine rescue system.
Navy Command is a military formation and the senior command organisation of the British Royal Navy.
The Northern Ireland Squadron was a unit of the British Royal Navy.
There are two nuclear power stations in Scotland, and several nuclear-powered submarines are based there.
In October 1952, the United Kingdom (UK) became the third country to independently develop and test nuclear weapons.
The Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) is the safety regulator for the civil nuclear industry in the United Kingdom.
Peace camps are a form of physical protest camp that is focused on anti-war activity.
Pembroke Dock (Doc Penfro) is a town in Pembrokeshire, South West Wales, northwest of Pembroke on the banks of the River Cleddau.
Philip James Conyers Ashby QGM (born 1970) is a former Royal Marines commando officer, notable for his escape and evasion in the jungles of Sierra Leone in 2000.
The United Kingdom's Polaris programme, officially named the British Naval Ballistic Missile System, provided its first submarine-based nuclear weapons system.
The Polaris Sales Agreement was a treaty between the United States and the United Kingdom which began the UK Polaris programme.
Prohibited airspace refers to an area (volume) of airspace within which flight of aircraft is not allowed, usually due to security concerns.
The Queen Elizabeth-class battleships were a class of five super-dreadnoughts of the Royal Navy commissioned in 1915–16.
In the United Kingdom, a Queen's (or King's) Harbour Master is a public official with the duty of keeping the port secure for both military and civilian shipping.
Royal Air Force Brize Norton or RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, about west north-west of London, is the largest station of the Royal Air Force.
A remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) is a tethered underwater mobile device.
The Renown class comprised a pair of battlecruisers built during the First World War for the Royal Navy.
The Resolution class was a class of four nuclear ballistic missile submarines (SSBN) built for the Royal Navy as part of the UK Polaris programme.
RFA Diligence is a forward repair ship of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.
The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river that flows into the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.
SD Colonel Templer (previously RMAS Colonel Templer (A229)) is an acoustic research vessel, renamed Seaway Endeavour in 2011 after she was sold to a Swedish shipping company.
SD Salmoor (previously RMAS Salmoor (A185)) was a Sal-Class mooring and salvage vessel working at HMNB Clyde, and based at Great Harbour, Greenock.
RMS Aquitania was a British ocean liner of Cunard Line in service from 1914 to 1950.
RMS Asturias was a Royal Mail Lines ocean liner that was built in Belfast in 1925.
RMS Mooltan was an ocean liner and Royal Mail Ship of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O).
Royal Naval Armaments Depot Coulport, shortened to RNAD Coulport, on Loch Long in Argyll, Scotland, is the storage and loading facility for the nuclear warheads of the United Kingdom's Trident programme.
Rosemary "Rosie" Kane (née McGarvey) (born on 5 June 1961 in Glasgow) is a Scottish Socialist Party politician, and former Member of the Scottish Parliament for the Glasgow Region.
Rosneath (Ros Neimhidh in Gaelic) is a village in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
The Rosneath peninsula is a peninsula in Argyll and Bute, West of Scotland.
The Corps of Royal Marines (RM) is the amphibious light infantry of the Royal Navy.
Royal Marines recruit training is the longest basic modern infantry training programme of any Commonwealth, or North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) combat troops.
The Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service (RMAS) was a British Government agency which ran a variety of auxiliary vessels for Her Majesty's Naval Service (incl. Royal Navy, Royal Marines) and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.
The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.
The Royal Navy Police (RNP) is the service police branch of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines.
The Surface Fleet originally called the Fleet and known internationally as the British Fleet is the main Naval formation of the Royal Navy it consists of a collection of surface vessels (as opposed to submarines or aircraft).
The Sandown class is a class of fifteen minehunters built primarily for the Royal Navy.
The Saunders-Roe A.36 Lerwick was a British flying boat built by Saunders-Roe Limited (Saro).
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
The Reverend Scott James Brown, CBE, (born 16 May 1968) is a Church of Scotland minister and former Royal Navy chaplain.
The Scottish Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (Scottish CND) is the Scottish representative body of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND).
A referendum on Scottish independence from the United Kingdom took place on Thursday 18 September 2014.
The Scottish Socialist Party (SSP; Pàrtaidh Sòisealach na h-Alba; Scots Socialist Pairtie) is a left-wing political party campaigning for the establishment of an independent, socialist Scotland.
Serco Group plc is a provider of public services with headquarters based in Hook, Hampshire.
Serco Marine Services is a Private Finance Initiative contract, with Serco Group, to deliver auxiliary services to Her Majesty's Naval Service (incl. Royal Navy, Royal Marines) and the Royal Fleet Auxiliary.
Shandon is a village 4 miles north-north west of Rhu on the Gare Loch in Argyll and Bute, Scotland.
Siân Rebecca Berry (born 9 July 1974) is an English politician and member of the Green Party of England and Wales.
SMS Derfflinger was a battlecruiser of the German Kaiserliche Marine built just before the outbreak of World War I. She was the lead vessel of her class of three ships; her sister ships were and.
Empire Almond was a cargo ship that was built in 1941.
Empire Cymric was a Ferry that was built in 1944 by Harland & Wolff Ltd, Belfast as LST (3) HMS LST 3010 for the Royal Navy.
Esso Appalachee was a tanker that was built in 1942 as Empire Dickens by Furness Shipbuilding Co Ltd, Haverton Hill-on-Tees, County Durham, United Kingdom for the Ministry of War Transport (MoWT).
Standing Royal Navy deployments is a list of operations and commitments undertaken by the United Kingdom's Royal Navy on a worldwide basis.
The Stickleback class submarines were midget submarines of the Royal Navy initially ordered as improved versions of the older XE class submarines.
At the end of the Cold War in 1989 the Royal Navy structure was as follows: The First Sea Lord was an Admiral who commanded Her Majesty's Naval Service.
Stuart Christie (born 10 July 1946) is a Scottish anarchist writer and publisher.
A submarine base is a military base that shelters submarines and their personnel.
A submarine squadron (SUBRON) is a naval formation or unit in such states such as the United Kingdom, United States, and Russia/Soviet Union.
Supply officer was a specialisation in the British Royal Navy which has recently been superseded by the Logistics Officer, recognising the need to align with the nomenclature and function of similar cadres in the British Army and Royal Air Force.
Daniel Hooper (born 1973), better known as Swampy, is an environmental activist, characterised as an environmental protester or eco-warrior, from the United Kingdom.
The Swiftsure class was a class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines in service with the Royal Navy from the early 1970s until 2010.
The Tail of the Bank is the name given to the anchorage in the upper Firth of Clyde immediately North of Greenock and Gourock.
The Spy Who Loved Me is a 1977 British-American spy film, the tenth in the ''James Bond'' series produced by Eon Productions, and the third to star Roger Moore as the fictional secret agent James Bond.
Today, or The Today Programme, is BBC Radio 4's long-running early morning news and current affairs programme, broadcast on Monday to Friday from 6:00 am to 9:00 am and 7:00 am to 9:00 am on Saturday.
Thomas Peck Hunter VC (6 October 1923 – 3 April 1945) was a British recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Tom Vaughan (born 5 September 1969) is a Scottish television and film director.
Tommy Sheridan (born 7 March 1964 in Glasgow) is a Scottish politician who was co-convenor of Solidarity, along with Rosemary Byrne until June 2016.
The Town class was a 10-ship class of light cruisers of the Royal Navy.
Trident, also known as the Trident nuclear programme or Trident nuclear deterrent, covers the development, procurement and operation of nuclear weapons in the United Kingdom and their means of delivery.
The Duke of Rothesay was a railway steamer passenger ship that operated in Europe from 1956 to 1975.
TSS Golfito was a passenger-carrying banana boat of the Fyffes Line, a fleet of ships owned and operated by the UK banana importer Elders and Fyffes Limited.
The UGM-27 Polaris missile was a two-stage solid-fueled nuclear-armed submarine-launched ballistic missile.
A University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) is a Royal Navy training establishment connected to a university, or a number of universities concentrated in one area.
Upholder/Victoria-class submarines, also known as the Type 2400 (due to their displacement of 2,400 tonnes), are diesel-electric fleet submarines designed in the UK in the late 1970s to supplement the Royal Navy's nuclear submarine force.
USS Archerfish (SS/AGSS-311) was a ''Balao''-class submarine.
USS Archerfish (SSN-678), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the archerfish, a family (Toxotidae) of fish notable for their habit of preying on insects and other animals by shooting them down with squirts of water from the mouth.
USS Ariel (AF-22) was built as SS Peten, later renamed Jamaica, as United Fruit Company cargo and passenger liner that served as a United States Navy in World War II.
USS Carney (DDG-64) is the 14th in the United States Navy.
USS Chicopee (AO-34) was the lead ship of her class of oilers for the United States Navy during World War II.
USS Dogfish (SS-350), a, was the only vessel of the United States Navy to be named for the dogfish.
USS Harding (DD-625) (later DMS-28), a, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for Seth Harding.
USS Sand Lance (SSN-660), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was the second ship and the second submarine of the United States Navy to be named for the sand lance, a member of the ammodytidae family.
USS Seahorse (SSN-669), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was the second submarine and third ship of the United States Navy to be named for the seahorse.
USS Shark (SSN-591), a ''Skipjack''-class submarine, was the seventh ship of the United States Navy to be named for the shark.
USS Skylark (ASR-20) was a Penguin-class submarine rescue ship of the United States Navy.
USS Spadefish (SSN-668), a, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the spadefish, a spiny-finned fish found in coastal waters of the western Atlantic from Cuba to Cape Cod.
USS Thornback (SS-418), a ''Tench''-class submarine, was the only ship of the United States Navy to be named for the thornback, a slender member of the shark family with a long pointed snout and a sharp spine at the end of each dorsal fin, native to northern Atlantic waters ranging from the temperate to the Arctic.
USS Tinosa (SSN-606), a ''Permit''-class submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the tinosa, a poisonous, black, tropical fish.
USS Trepang (SSN-674), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the trepang, Holothuroidea, a marine animal having a long, tough, muscular body, sometimes called a 'sea slug' or a 'sea cucumber', found on coral reefs.
USS Trigger (SS-564), a, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the triggerfish, any of numerous deep-bodied fishes of warm seas having an anterior dorsal fin with two or three stout erectile spines.
USS Whale (SSN-638) was a nuclear-powered attack submarine of the United States Navy.
USS William H. Bates (SSN-680), a ''Sturgeon''-class attack submarine, was planned to be the second U.S. Navy ship to be named USS Redfish—for the redfish, a variety of salmon also called blueback, sawqui, red salmon, and nerka—when the contract to build her was awarded to Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Mississippi, on 25 June 1968.
The Vanguard class is a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) in service with the Royal Navy.
The Warship Support Agency (WSA) was a non-executive agency within the Defence Logistics Organisation (DLO) of the UK Ministry of Defence.
The West Loch Lomond Cycle Path is a cycle path that runs from Arrochar and Tarbet railway station, at the upper end of Loch Lomond in Scotland, to Balloch railway station, at the bottom of the loch.
Sir William Gordon Harris KBE CB (10 June 1912 – 20 February 2005) was a British civil engineer.
European countries have had varying policies that confine women and military service or the extent of their participation in the national armed services of their respective countries, especially combatant roles in armed conflicts or hostile environments.
The 10th Submarine Squadron was an administrative unit of the Royal Navy.
Events from the year 1940 in Scotland.
Events from the year 1950 in Scotland.
Events from the year 1950 in the United Kingdom.
Events from the year 1964 in Scotland.
The New Year Honours 1971 were appointments in many of the Commonwealth realms of Queen Elizabeth II to various orders and honours to reward and highlight good works by citizens of those countries.
Events from the year 2005 in Scotland.
Events from the year 2005 in the United Kingdom.
This article lists some of the events that took place in the Netherlands in 2007.
3 Commando Brigade is a commando formation of the British Armed Forces and the main manoeuvre formation of the Royal Marines.
President George W. Bush of the United States, Prime Minister Paul Martin of Canada, President Jacques Chirac of France, Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi of Japan, Prime Minister Tony Blair of the United Kingdom, Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi of Italy, President Vladimir Putin of Russia, President José Manuel Barroso of the European Commission, Chancellor Gerhard Schröder of Germany --> The 31st G8 summit was held on July 6–8, 2005 at the Gleneagles Hotel in Auchterarder, Scotland, United Kingdom and hosted by British Prime Minister Tony Blair.
The 43 Commando Fleet Protection Group Royal Marines (43 Cdo FP Gp RM), formerly Comacchio Company Royal Marines (1980–1983), Comacchio Group Royal Marines (1983–2001) and Fleet Protection Group Royal Marines (2001–2012), is a 550-man unit of the Royal Marines responsible for guarding the United Kingdom's Naval nuclear weapons and provide Royal Marine Boarding Teams and the very high readiness Fleet Contingent Troop to conduct maritime interdiction operations in support of the Royal Navy.
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