Westminster Abbey Service Marks Anniversary of Britain’s Nuclear Deterrent A special service at Westminster Abbey, Friday, 3rd May, honoured fifty years of the Royal Navy’s Continuous at Sea Deterrent (CASD), […]» Read more
Tag: Sir Philip Jones
Admiral Sir Philip Andrew Jones, KCB, ADC, is a senior Royal Navy officer. After service in the South Atlantic in 1982 during the Falklands War, he commanded the frigates HMS Beaver and HMS Coventry. He went on to be Flag Officer, Scotland, Northern England and Northern Ireland, Commander United Kingdom Maritime Forces and Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff before being appointed Fleet Commander and Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff, and then as First Sea Lord on 8 April 2016.