Liverpool welcomes HMS Illustrious

Britain's last aircraft carrier HMS Illustrious has arrived in Liverpool on what could be her final call.

Her visit is to launch the 70th anniversary celebrations of the Battle of the Atlantic, which will take place in the city in May.

Ann O'Connor reports.

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HMS Illustrious in Liverpool

Britain's last aircraft carrier, HMS Illustrious, will visit Liverpool today on what could be her final call before withdrawal. The ship last visited the city in 2009, to celebrate of 100 years of naval aviation.