Almost 500 Australians and New Zealanders joined fellow passengers on the decks of Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth for a special memorial service as the ship sailed the waters off the Gallipoli Peninsula this morning (24 April 2015). (express.co.uk)
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The 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania off Cork is to be commemorated next month when a team of rowers replicate the efforts of a lifeboat crew to save survivors. (irishtimes.com)
John Chernesky has been appointed to the role of vice president, North America Sales for Princess Cruises and Cunard Line, effective June 1. (more…)
Abu Dhabi Ports greeted the Queen Elizabeth’s arrival in Zayed Port with a traditional Emirati welcome, to mark the second Cunard cruise ship of the season and Cunard’s 175th anniversary. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cunard hosted the National Museum of the Royal Navy’s Victory is Ours! fundraising luncheon aboard Queen Victoria, during the ship’s call to Los Angeles as she continues on her World Voyage. (more…)
A passenger has died following an accident while boarding the Queen Elizabeth from a tender (the small boats that carry passengers from ship to shore or port when the cruise ship anchors at sea). (more…)
Escale Gaspésie has announced it will be among the ports of call chosen by Cunard Line for the Queen Mary II’s St. Lawrence itinerary in 2016. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cunard Line has announced its 2016-2017 cruise offering, with nearly 100 ports in 34 countries, and nine maiden stops. The Queen Mary 2 will call on two new cities in Canada: Gaspé and Saguenay, both firsts for the current Cunard fleet. (more…)
Cunard has come together with The New York Times to offer stimulating speakers as part of its long-running, award-winning Insights programme.
Sydneysiders will be treated to a fireworks display on the Harbour on Thursday night (March 12) to celebrate the historic visit of two Queens – Cunard’s magnificent flagship Queen Mary 2 and her younger sister Queen Victoria. (new-zealand.etbtravelnews.com)
Whether a seasoned Cunarder or someone yearning to sail like British Monarchy, now is the time to book a voyage on board a Cunard vessel with “The Royal Upgrade Celebration” sale. (more…)
The Queen Elizabeth cruise liner offered to help rescue boaties in distress in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf but locals had the job in hand. (3news.co.nz)
Mayor of Liverpool Joe Anderson and Cunard UK director Angus Struthers joined to hoist the celebratory banner, which now flies over the historic Cunard Building. (telegraph.co.uk)
Cunard’s Big Band Ball marks Queen Elizabeth’s 5th birthday in 5 nights of music, dancing and celebrationTuesday, February 24th, 2015
Cunard is proud to announce a special sailing to mark Queen Elizabeth’s fifth birthday where guests will be invited take to the dance floor for a Big Band Ball, to celebrate this special birthday from 2-7 October 2015.
Saguenay has landed a call from Cunard Line’s Queen Mary 2 in 2016. The QM2 will dock at 7.a.m. on October 6, 2016, in the Canadian port. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
The 100 day countdown to Cunard’s Three Queens on the Mersey Liverpool Salute begins on Valentine’s Day!Sunday, February 15th, 2015
The 100 day countdown to the most spectacular gathering of the Cunard fleet officially gets underway on Valentine’s Day, Saturday 14 February.
View Video Highlights from the 5 February Cunard Royal Rendezvous between Queen Elizabeth and the Queen Mary, Long Beach, CASaturday, February 14th, 2015
On 5 February, Cunard kicked off the company’s 175th Anniversary celebrations in the U.S. by paying homage to the Queen Mary when Queen Elizabeth docked in the port of Long Beach, California for the first time.
Yesterday, Cunard kicked off the company’s 175th Anniversary celebrations in the US by paying homage to the Queen Mary when Queen Elizabeth docked in the port of Long Beach, California for the first time. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cunard will welcome multi-talented artist and Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress Jane Seymour aboard Queen Mary 2 for a special Transatlantic Crossing from New York to Southampton on June 3, 2015. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cunard Line said it and venerable jazz label Blue Note Records have formed entertainment partnership, which will debut on Cunard’s flagship, Queen Mary 2, on 29 October, 2015. (cruisebusiness.com)
On Feb. 5 2015, Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth will meet her royal relative, the legendary Queen Mary, in a Cunard Royal Rendezvous when Queen Elizabeth docks in Long Beach for the first time ever. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
A rare facsimile of one of the most important documents in English history, the Magna Carta, will be going on display onboard Cunard’s flagship liner, Queen Mary 2 and sister ship Queen Victoria. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
The Queen Victoria sailed past a fusillade of fireworks to mark the start of her 2015 World Voyage and show off her new look. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cunard has launched an all-inclusive package for Grills Suites passengers to mark the line’s 175th anniversary this year. (cruisecritic.com)
Inclement weather across the Atlantic will result in the late arrival of Queen Elizabeth into New York today, with the ship’s next departure to be delayed by 24 hours. (cruisecritic.com)
Cunard has announced that Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform a series of exclusive concerts onboard the Queen Mary 2, during her September 4-11 trans-Atlantic crossing. (travelagentcentral.com)
Cunard has commenced its 175th anniversary year with a spectacular start, as fireworks and marching bands marked the departure of Queen Mary 2 and Queen Elizabeth on their World Voyages this weekend.
For its 175th anniversary, Cunard has created an animated timeline on its website that highlights iconic moments in the cruise line’s history. (travelagentcentral.com)
50 years ago today, 30 December 1964, the contract for what was to become Queen Elizabeth 2 was signed. (cruise-addicts.com)
Fed-up cruise passengers staged a protest on a ship scheduled to sail to Amsterdam after it had circled the Channel for four days before returning to the port in Southampton last night. (independent.co.uk)
Cunard Line is celebrating 175 years of service with valued added packages for sailings in early 2015, the shipping company announced Friday. (examiner.com)
Cunard Line has announced that Academy Award-winning actress Shirley Jones will sail aboard Queen Victoria as a Cunard Insights speaker during the February 2-17, 2015, Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles segment of the World Cruise. (travelagentcentral.com)