Carrier section bows out at yard (BBC News)

SN NewsCaster
1st April 2010, 19:40
The first bow section of one of Britain's new aircraft carriers leaves Appledore shipyard in north Devon.

More from BBC News... (http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/rss/news/int/search/news%2Bsport/ship/-/2/hi/uk_news/england/devon/8599790.stm)

Ron Stringer
2nd April 2010, 00:56
Moderators! The link doesn't work.

Hawkeye
2nd April 2010, 03:01
The link worked for me.

Ron Stringer
2nd April 2010, 10:49
When I click on the link (using IE8 or Firefox) I get an error message

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Lancastrian
2nd April 2010, 10:54
It worked yesterday but not today. The fault seems to lie with the BBC.
Here is an alternative - http://www.articleant.com/p/gov/69223-embargoed-until-1900-hrs-31-march-2010---milestone-for-new-carri.html

Ron Stringer
2nd April 2010, 13:53
Many thanks for that. I had already found it on the BBC new site but was letting the mods know there is a problem. The page I viewed was

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/devon/8599790.stm

sandman
2nd April 2010, 20:05
The tow left appledore at 1900 last night,due to the weather the Tow was taken to Avonmouth. To wait for an improvement in the Weather.