Band kicks of HMS Sultan 60th anniversary celebrations

A CONCERT kicked off anniversary celebrations for HMS Sultan.

Saturday, 21st May 2016, 6:03 am
Cdr Sophie Shaughnessy, the Executive Officer of HMS Sultan, with Royal Marine Bugler Kyle Porter and the score of Pedentim, which was written for the 60th anniversary. Picture: David Berry

The Gosport base Volunteer Band put on a spectacular concert as part of its HMS Sultan’s 60th anniversary celebrations. 

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The audience were treated to music from the movies and big band favourites.

The performance took place around a number of airframes in the Royal Naval Air Engineering and Survival School’s Newcommen Hangar.

The concert was supported by pipers from the Royal Naval Piping Association and the Portsmouth Military Wives’ Choir.