Wet and gusty winds was the order of the day.
Photos were taken from the rear seat of my car through an open window.
I had the privilege of being aboard the Van Amstel a few years ago and enjoyed the company and friendliness of the officers and crew.
HNLMS Van Amstel - F831 - Dutch Karel Doorman Class Frigate
HNoMS Otra - Minesweeper M351 - Norwegian Navy
HNLMS Vlaardinge - M863 - Dutch Minesweeper
More images are available at - www.dougie-coull-photography.co.uk - and are also better resolution.