South West personnel are among the one-in-seven naval staff working on Christmas Day.
Royal Naval divers have refloated a sunken swan nesting site after a plea from a bird lover.
The Royal Navy survey ship HMS Echo has returned home today after an epic deployment of more than a year and a half.
The warship HMS Bulwark is returning to the West Country today after a two-month deployment in the Mediterranean. The Plymouth-based ship is due to berth in HM Naval Base Devonport at midday after completing a training exercise with 550 sailors.
HMS Raleigh’s overall effectiveness in providing training for new recruits has been judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.
Ofsted carried out an inspection of the Royal Naval base at Torpoint in September 2011.
A Navy warship has returned to Devonport today after nineteen months away. The survey vessel HMS Echo has been mapping the Red Sea and Indian Ocean.
Her crew have all manged to get home during the deployment, which involved tackling Somali pirates. Our defence correpsondent John Andrews reports.
Royal Navy divers from Plymouth created a 200 feet high plume of spray clearing a busy shipping lane of a large World War II bomb. The two-metre-long mine was discovered by civilian divers off the South Wales coast and could have been a major hazard to shipping.
A cordon was set up yesterday evening to ensure that the detonation went ahead safely.
Our Cornwall Correspondent Steve Hardy reports on the oldest vessel taking part in the Diamond Jubilee Pageant. Mount Barge was built in the 18th century to ferry the owners and staff of St Michael's Mount to and from mainland Cornwall. It even brought Queen Victoria to the Mount in 1846.
One of the highlights of the Queen's Jubilee celebrations will be a thousand boat flotilla sailing down the Thames through the centre of London - the biggest armarda ever gathered on the Thames.
Cordelia Lynch reports as some of the rehearsals have been taking place on the River Dart.