Jail Ale is on tour with the Royal Navy, and has reached the US city of San Diego.
HMS Tamar is one of five state-of-the-art Offshore Patrol Vessels built for the Royal Navy, and is currently on a round-the-world trade mission promoting the Best of British. When she set sail from the UK, we made sure the ship's company had a generous supply of fine Dartmoor ales on-board to remind them of home.
After leaving her last port-of-call, Curacao, Tamar transited the Panama Canal before entering the Pacific and finally reaching the California city of San Diego.
Flying the flag for Britain and...
When HMS Tamar set sail for the Far East recently, we made sure the ship's company had a generous supply of fine Dartmoor ales to remind them of home.
HMS Tamar is one of five new Offshore Patrol Vessels built for the Royal Navy.
The ship and its crew can perform a variety of roles from intercepting drug-traffickers and smugglers to protecting UK territorial waters and providing humanitarian assistance in the wake of a disaster. HMS Tamar has also trained extensively to work on joint missions with Royal Marines Commandos.
Along with sister-ship HMS Spey, Tamar left the UK in September on deployment to...
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