URNU

AcronymDefinition
URNUUniversity Royal Naval Unit
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As well as a formal mess night, the team from University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) at HMS Calliope, on the banks of the River Tyne, hosted a tea and coffee morning to raise cash for the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association.
Units affiliated to the base include the Northumbria & Hull University Royal Navy Units (URNU), which uses the HMS Example vessel, and the Combined Cadet Forces (CCF) from Durham School and Newcastle Grammar School.
"I could end up going to Afghanistan or do anti-drugs work in the Caribbean or going to Somalia and South Africa for anti-piracy," said the Naval Lieutenant, who is training with the Wales University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) in Penarth.
As one of the Royal Navy's youngest serving commanding officers, Lt Nelson, 29, also heads up the University Royal Naval Unit (URNU) where students from Durham, Newcastle and Northumbria universities gain practical experience in seamanship, navigation and engineering skills on HMS Example.
HMS Example is attached to the Northumbrian URNU and has a crew of five, plus up to 12 students.