Photo by @HMSQnlz

HMS Queen Elizabeth was spotted off the Isle of Wight it made its way home this afternoon (Monday).

Well wishers and their hearty cheers welcomed the aircraft carrier back to Portsmouth this lunchtime.

Wightlink captured this video:

While the crew took to Twitter to say:

“Some say Monday’s blue, but we woke up this morning feeling fine! After 115 days of hard work promoting and developing Carrier Strike, today is all about standing proud for our friends & families. We couldn’t do it without you; see you all soon.”