HMS York

HMS York bids farewell

Crew members from HMS York will parade through York today as the warship prepares to be decommissioned.

HMS York comes home

The Royal Navy warship is returning to the region as it prepares to bid farewell.

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HMS York docks for the final time

HMS York

The Royal Navy warship the HMS York has docked for the very last time before it is decommissioned.

The 5000 tonne Type 42 destroyer has arrived in its home port of Portsmouth. It is being retired and replaced by a newer model.

The ship, which is affliated to the City of York, has been in service for 27 years. It is now up for sale on an MoD website - but only to other Governments, and not private bidders.

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