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HMS Protector sailor/airman wins prestigious photography competition

Tuesday, June 26th 2012 - 09:37 UTC
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A crewman aboard the British Royal Navy’s Antarctic patrol ship, HMS Protector, has won a prestigious military photographic competition, the Peregrine Trophy. Read full article

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  • cLOHO

    bravo good work boys & girls, but be careful your camera may be seen as a military asset threatening the RG's. Good news the frogs are coming whoooop

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 11:33 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • briton

    once again , we show why we are the best .

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 11:53 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Self Determination

    Does Argentina not own all the icebergs in the South Atlantic ?
    I thought it was a UN resolution............maybe they just made it up.

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 01:12 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • JohnN

    More of the great Antarctic photos of the Peregrine Trophy competition:
    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/picturegalleries/uknews/9354834/The-Peregrine-Trophy-2012-The-Royal-Navys-annual-photographic-competition.html?frame=2258396

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 01:39 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • JuanGabriel

    I particularly enjoyed the photo of HMS Edinburgh passing through Patagonian Canal en route to Valparaiso, although I thought the ports of South America were closed to Pirate warmongers?

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 02:55 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • JohnN

    5 JuanGabriel:
    The UNASUR statement was in March, 2012, but the passage by HMS Edinburgh was in October 2011.

    “Pirate warmongers” lable might apply more accurately to any South American country than to Britain according to 2012 Global Peace Index where Britain ranks #29, but Argentina only manages a less-peaceful GPI rank of #44.

    2012 Global Peace Index: http://www.visionofhumanity.org/gpi-data/

    Jun 26th, 2012 - 07:13 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • row82

    Please join this new fb page - Falkland Islands Desire The Right - dedicated to Falkland Islands current affairs, keeping the islands free and poking fun at the loonacy of the Argentine government and their various claims and their internet trolls - https://www.facebook.com/Britain1592

    Jun 27th, 2012 - 03:54 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Alexei

    Nice one. Jammy bugger. Ever get the feeling you're in the wrong job? :)

    Jun 29th, 2012 - 09:25 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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