A new ship has arrived in West India Dock ready for her official naming in London.

TS Royalist is a replacement sail training ship for The Marine Society and Sea Cadets, which was first launched on December 19, 2014.

She was built in Astilleros Gondan shipyard in Spain and will accommodate 24 cadets as trainees, in voyages from six to 14 days in northern European waters.

These pictures were taken on Tuesday, May 26, as she made her way up the Thames.