UK’s Devonport Naval Base welcomes new fleet commander
Royal Navy’s Devonport Naval Base has welcomed a new fleet commander in a ceremony in Plymouth.
Commodore Rob Bellfield is the new Commander Devonport Flotilla after a supersession event to replace Commodore Paul Halton who goes onto a new post.
Cdre Bellfield is a former commanding officer of the training establishment HMS Raleigh and captain of three frigates.
Cdre Halton was waved off from his headquarters by his staff as he conducted a final inspection of berthed ships on a river tour on board HMS Dasher.