Time running out to save Britain’s U-boat hunter HMS President from the scrapyard

I’ve blogged before about the fight to get funding to restore HMS President ,one of three that remain from the Royal Navy’s first world war fleet and the only one that fought in the first battle of the Atlantic, is destined to be scrapped unless its custodians can find £3m before January. It appears that applications to both the Lottery Heritage Fund and the Governments Libor fund have failed and the trust will not be able to insure it after March 2017 .

Sadly it looks like it will be scrapped , read more HERE

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