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Wildlife Officers and passengers treated to Saturday show stopper!

Once again tranquil Thursdays did not disappoint! We had a glorious sea state two throughout the day and were blessed with several pods of playful and curious… 750 more words


April 16th in history:

On April 16th, 2004, the cruise ship Queen Mary 2 began its first trans-Atlantic crossing from England to New York.

The sinking of the Titanic in 1912… 63 more words

Today In History

UK Scrambles Jets As Russian Planes And Ships Spotted In English Channel

London (AFP) – British fighter jets were scrambled on Wednesday in response to the sighting of two Russian military aircraft near UK airspace, hours after three Russian ships were monitored as they entered the English Channel. 398 more words


My French Connection

Hi ho, hi ho,

It’s off to France we go.

With a hop and a skip,

And a tunnel train trip,

We’re off to Wimereux. 533 more words


Striped Dolphins and Mystery Cetaceans

This week I was joined by Wildlife Officer Rose as Brittany Ferries Pont Aven turned around once again towards Santander, we had a wonderful start to the week with the sun rising over the Bay of Biscay. 884 more words

Putin's Constant Cold War: RAF Typhoon jets chase Russian military aircraft as Royal Navy frigate escorts three Russian ships through the English Channel

Ministry of Defence says RAF Typhoon jets were launched after Russian military planes were identified flying close to UK airspace, while a Royal Navy frigate escorts three Russian ships through the English Channel… 825 more words

Russia Denies Holding Naval Exercises in English Channel - Northern Fleet

Head of the Russia’s Northern Fleet press service has denied it is holding or is planning to hold any naval exercises in the English Channel, but will pass through the waterway on its course to the North Atlantic to hold drills. 257 more words