The polar research vessel currently being built at Cammell Laird on Merseyside
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'Boaty McBoatface' leads vote to name new polar ship

A polar research ship could be called 'Boaty McBoatface' after members of the public were asked to choose a name for the new vessel.

Names such as 'Pingu' and 'Usain Boat' have been put forward.

However 'Boaty McBoatface' is storming ahead, as Jonny Dymond reports.

  • 21 Mar 2016