Sunday 24th March 2013
HMS Example visited Ramsgate over the weekend of 23/24 March.
On Sunday 24th March, crew and students spent time with branch members at the RNA Club.
Midshipman Martin Young presented Branch Chairman Ron Williams with the ships badge.
The ship is based at HMS Calliope, on the river Tyne, adjacent to the Tyne Bridge.
The ship's main role is to provide Navigation, Seamanship and general Naval Training for undergraduates. The NURNU provides a three-year package of training in order to broaden the students’ knowledge of the Royal Navy and its activities worldwide.
HMS Example (P165) is tendered to the Northumbrian University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) and Commanded by Lt. Chantal Strawbridge