Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day

The Second Sea Lord, Vice Admiral David Steel, salutes after laying a wreath at the spot aboard HMS Victory at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Hampshire, where Admiral Lord Nelson was shot and fell at the battle of Trafalgar on this day in 1805.

Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day
Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day Credit: Press Association
Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day
Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day Credit: Press Association
Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day
Royal Navy marks Trafalgar Day Credit: Press Association

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Battle of Trafalgar anniversary

March held to commemorate the 207th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar