HMS Somerset sails into Avonmouth

HMS Somerset has sailed into Avonmouth. The frigate will dock for four days and will be celebrating its twentieth birthday with a reception. Members of the ship's crew will also be involved in Remembrance Day events across Somerset.

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HMS Somerset pulls up at Avonmouth docks, ready to celebrate her 20th birthday Credit: ITV News
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HMS Somerset arrives in Avonmouth this morning

HMS Somerset will sail into Avonmouth this morning. The 133-metre frigate will dock for four days and celebrate its twentieth birthday with a reception this evening.

Students from the region will be welcomed aboard and given a unique insight into life in the Navy. Members of the ship's crew will also be involved in Remembrance Day events across the county.

HMS Somerset on a previous visit to Avonmouth. Credit: PA

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