HMS Liverpool drive's Gaddafi's gunboats back to port

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  2. You'd think somebody working for the RN Office of Spin, would know how to use an apostrophe.
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  3. the_boy_syrup

    the_boy_syrup LE Book Reviewer

    Thought our beloved Royal Fliying Corps had destroyed his Navy already?
    I'm sure I saw footage of a Typhoon dropping a Million quids worth of missile on a pedalo
  4. It this an error?

    Normally the scouse ***** just burn them rather than drive them back when they're TWOCing
  5. Good oh. When is she being scrapped?
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  6. What's with the warning shots? Why don't they just sink them?
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  7. Auld-Yin

    Auld-Yin LE Reviewer Book Reviewer Reviews Editor

    Nah, they have to leave that for the crabs to expend squillions in super high-tech bombs and missiles to justify their existence. Crab Air can only do that when the pedalos are still and parked.
  8. It was a RESPONSIBLE show of force. Tsk.
  9. HHH

    HHH LE

    They couldn't sink them.
    Did you not see the channel 5 programme about the destroyer HMS Manchester, when it tried to destroy a go fast drug smuggler!!
    They failed big time!!
  10. A bit like when they tried to deter the Somali Pirates, just gave 'em some medecine & halal grub! :-(
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  11. Next year....
  12. I didn't. But surely practice makes perfect? Failing that, run them over.
  13. It's the new RN doctine of warfighting…

    We come in peace, shoot to miss.
  14. Did I imagine the words "shot across the bow"?
  15. That was funny, perfect advert for the modern British navy! Good be worse, they could be crabs/rockapes