It was all aboard for a special visit for pupils from a Deeside school back in April 1991.

Bryn Deva CP School, in Connah’s Quay, adopted a ship, as part of a scheme set up by the Ship Adoption Society, aimed at providing links between seafarers and schools.

Bryn Deva had the 110,000 tonne Shell oil tanker the MS Norissia.

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