Flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth showed Pride colours on global deployment to coincide with World Pride 21082021 CREDIT Royal Navy Royal Navy Compass Twitter.jpeg
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HMS Queen Elizabeth: Flight Deck Light Show Marks World Pride

The unique light display marked events onboard the ships of the Carrier Strike Group to allow everyone onboard to celebrate inclusion.

Flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth showed Pride colours on global deployment to coincide with World Pride 21082021 CREDIT Royal Navy Royal Navy Compass Twitter.jpeg

A rainbow light show covered the flight deck of flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth on her global deployment, to coincide with World Pride.

The display, which lit up the carrier's aft island in LGBT rainbow colours, marked a series of events on board the ships which make up the Carrier Strike Group.

The aim of the event was to allow everyone on board, no matter how they identify or what their sexual orientation, to celebrate who they are.

 

HMS Queen Elizabeth is the joint largest and most powerful vessel ever constructed for the Royal Navy. and leads the strike group.

She set off in May this year and has successfully conducted operations and engagement in the Mediterranean and Indio-Pacific regions, visiting more than 40 countries, including exercising with other navies around the globe.

Cover image: Royal Navy flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth showed Pride colours to coincide with World Pride (Picture: Royal Navy Compass Twitter).