HMS Echo returns to Devonport

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.

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Navy Survey Ship Returns

The Royal Navy survey ship HMS Echo comes home later today after an epic deployment of more than a year and a half.