HMY Britannia: talk by Commodore Morrow

Thursday 22 February 2018, 12.30 pm

A talk entitled 'HMY Britannia' by Commodore Morrow.

The royal yacht was decommissioned in 1997. Commodore Morrow was her last commander. He will talk about the role of the yacht during her 44 years of service, the future role that a new Britannia might have, the value of a royal yacht for trade and diplomatic missions around the world (particularly important after Brexit), and the issues of cost and maintenance.

Cost: £19 for members and £21 for non-members (including lunch).

For more information, contact 01234 822206.  Bookings by e-mail to B_Beeches@btinternet.com. Cheques payable to ‘ESU Ouse Valley’.  All branch lunch events raise funds for our various schools’ programmes.

Venue

The Sharnbrook Hotel
Park Lane
Sharnbrook
Bedford
MK44 1LX