Medway Queen returning to Kent after renovation

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The Medway Queen rescued soldiers from Dunkirk Credit: Meridian

A paddle steamer which rescued more soldiers from the beaches of Dunkirk than any other during the Second World War will start its journey back to Kent this week. The Medway Queen has undergone a major makeover in Bristol. She is due to leave the West Country tomorrow or Wednesday.

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Medway Queen returns to Kent

A paddle steamer which rescued more soldiers from the beaches of Dunkirk than any other during the Second World War has returned to Kent.