Article in The Times – Daredevil navy lark took my breath away 9/9/15

Fate found me in strange places. Thursday evening I was drinking rum aboard a three-masted schooner moored at Canary Wharf, listening to a samba band. On Monday I was in an enormous hole, and digging.

The Colombian navy’s flagship is a

GLORIA – Arriving in London

The ARC Gloria (displacement of 1,300 tons) is a training ship and official flagship of the Colombian Navy. The ship will come to London at the end of 2015 summer and members will have the chance to visit it.