Wednesday, 10 August 2016


In a recent warm spell, Rhylites were heard to complain, It's too hot! Well it was hotter in the early 1980s on board HMS Rhyl according to an account by sailor Stephen Griffin published in Daily Mail newspaper.
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This item was provided by Dilys Bagnall - thanks, Dilys.

The unrelated photo below is from my own collection; HMS Rhyl is shown on 28th March 1967 in Malta:

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