April seemed mostly to be filled with images of operation Joint Warrior, so it made a pleasant change to see sail training ship, Stavros S Niarchos pay a visit to Greenock at the beginning of May.
A new team joined up for a week's trip to the Western Isles, coming back to Greenock next Tuesday.
|A crew member waiting to release the lines|
|Time to let go|
|Hauling the ropes in|
|Stavros pulls away from the quay|
|Rope handlers catch up by rib|