Monthly Archives: November 2012

Warship Magazine Feature on ARDENT

At this years Plymouth reunion in May the Editor of WARSHIPS IFR magazine, Iain Ballantyne, met with some of the HMS Ardent Association to get background information for an item he wanted to write about HMS Ardent’s role in the Falklands war. The final item became a 4 page article called ‘The First & Last Fight of Ardent’ and discusses the crucial role ARDENT… Read More »

A Job Well Done

T.S Ardent’s Lt (SCC) David Thickett RNR finished his draft with the cadets. In his final thank you post he thanked his team, the cadets and the HMS Ardent Association who also attended his dining out: ‘TO ALL CONCERNED: Saturday 3rd of November 2012 will undoubtedly be ‘filed away’ as one of the proudest days of my life.… Read More »

Plymouth Remembrance Sunday

Members of the HMS Ardent Association and the Type 21 club laid wreathes on Remembrance Sunday at the Falklands Maritime War Memorial on Plymouth Hoe. Wreaths were also laid in Portsmouth, the Falklands Islands and other services held around the country. We Will Remember Them Photo credit: Stephen “Fez” Parker – Type 21 Club