The Balmoral returns home to Bristol

The vintage pleasure cruiser, The Balmoral, has returned home to Bristol after being checked for its seaworthiness in Gloucestershire.

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The Balmoral returns home to Bristol

The vintage pleasure cruiser, The Balmoral, has returned home to Bristol after being checked for its seaworthiness in Gloucestershire.

Built in 1949 - she arrived at the Harbourside this afternoon. Balmoral Fund Ltd is working to raise £350,000 for the ship's full restoration.

Lots of people turned out to welcome the ship back to Bristol, including retired volunteer, Bob Flook:

Vintage pleasure cruiser returns home

The Balmoral passes under Clifton Suspension Bridge this afternoon. Credit: ITV News / Katie Rowlett

A vintage pleasure cruiser has returned home to Bristol after being checked for it's seaworthiness in Gloucestershire.

The Balmoral - built in 1949 - arrived at the Harbourside this afternoon. Balmoral Fund Ltd is working to raise £350,000 for the ship's full restoration.

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