The future of HMS Victory looks to be secure after it received a grant of £50 million pounds. The money will ensure Lord Nelson's flagship will remain the centrepiece of the nation's maritime heritage. The MoD has handed over responsibility for the vessel to a charitable trust.
The future of Lord Nelson's flagship HMS Victory looks secure after receiving a 50 million pounds grant. The MoD has handed over responsibility for the World's most iconic vessel to a charitable trust. It will ensure HMS Victory remains the centrepiece of the nation's maritime heritage.
The Ministry of Defence has decided to transfer the custodianship of HMS Victory with the promise of a multimillion pound funding boost.
The HMS Victory Preservation Trust will be now be responsible for maintaining Nelson's flagship.