Royal Navy explodes warship as it fires new missiles for first time in massive joint exercise with US

Royal Navy helicopters have fired new missiles for the first time as UK and US forces target a warship in the biggest such exercise for two decades. HMS Westminster, a Wildcat helicopter and three RAF Typhoon jets put on a formidable display of firepower alongside US allies, exploding a specially prepared ex-US Navy warship in … Read more

How a Sergeant Major and a metronome app have ensured the military stay in step today

Sir Ben explained the complexities of the drill, as marching has subtle differences across the three forces. “In the navy, our drill orders are given on the right foot, whereas in the others they are given on the left foot,” he said. “As a sailor I had to get used to that but we all … Read more