Month: March 2019

British Armed Forces

A brief overview of the British Armed Forces

The British Armed Forces – or Her Majesty’s Armed Forces, as they’re also known – take total responsibility for the defence of the whole United Kingdom, as well as its overseas territories and its overseas Crown dependants. The make-up of the British Armed Forces is: – The Royal Navy, incorporating the Royal Marines; the British…

Royal Navy

The Royal Navy

A Brief Historical Overview The Royal Navy is Britain’s only naval warfare force and sole defender of the seas around Britain (and its associated Commonwealth Territories). Although warships were used by the English kings in wartime and to conquer new lands from the early medieval period, the first major battles at Sea by the very…