We are counting down the hours now to the Christmas Weekend
aboard Britannia. In preparation, members from the
retail, visitor experience and maintenance teams spent a full two
days decorating the ship with some stunning decorations.
Like all Royal Navy ships, Britannia had its
own NAAFI where the
Yotties could buy sweets, magazines, papers and essentials like
Visitors were in the festive spirit at our annual Christmas
weekend (8 & 9 December). Mulled wine and shortbread were
served in the Chief Petty Officers' mess and Santa even made an
Britannia is a very special place for Debbie
McGowan and Simon Hartley; for it was 15 years ago that they first
cast eyes on each other at a charity event on board, hosted
by The Princess
Royal in Aberdeen.
This week, we have some exclusive photographs of the incredible
attention to detail that goes into preparing for an evening event on
What could be more perfect than enjoying a delicious glass of
mulled wine in theRoyal Deck Tea
Room? It's been a firm favourite amongst Britannia's visitors
this Christmas, so we wanted to share the recipe with you!