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Royal Navy ship HMS Echo

Steven McKenzie

BBC Scotland Highlands and Islands reporter

The Royal Navy is to hold its first large scale cyber war games during a major Nato exercise taking place in and around Scotland.

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Royal naming for new Portsmouth aircraft carriers jetty

Stephen Stafford

BBC South

A jetty for the Royal Navy's new aircraft carriers in Portsmouth has been officially named by Princess Anne.

Digital image of Princess Anne Jetty
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The Princess Royal Jetty has been strengthened to accommodate the 65,000-tonne Queen Elizabeth class carriers. 

Formerly known as Middle Slip Jetty, the 90-year-old structure has been upgraded over the past 18 months. 

After the naming ceremony, the princess met bomb disposal experts who have dealt with World War Two bombs unearthed during dredging work.

Nuclear submarine plans are to be auctioned after being found in a Gwynedd charity shop.

Plans for a nuclear submarine are going under the hammer after being found in a charity shop suitcase in Gwynedd.

Service marks HMS E49 centenary off Unst

Events are being held to mark the 100th anniversary of the sinking of HMS E49 off Baltasound.