HRH The Princess Royal, Princess Anne, Patron of the UK’s National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN), was the special guest at an exclusive New York luncheon, sponsored by Cunard, on Thursday, 29 October in support of the world’s most iconic warship, HMS Victory.
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HRH The Princess Royal to be Honorary Guest at New York Trafalgar Luncheon on board the Queen Mary 2Monday, October 26th, 2015
HRH The Princess Royal, Patron of the UK’s National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN), will be the special guest at an exclusive New York luncheon, sponsored by Cunard, on Thursday 29th October in support of the world’s most iconic warship, HMS Victory.
Cunard has today announced two exciting event cruises for 2016, celebrating the worlds of fashion, food, music and dance.
Queen Mary 2’s redesigned Britannia Club Balcony staterooms and all-new Britannia Single staterooms will offer passengers more options and a more elegant, modern stateroom experience. (more…)
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth will visit Kobe to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the opening of the city’s port. (ajw.asahi.com)
Cunard launches The Ultimate Upgrade, an offer including free stateroom upgrades, free gratuities and a $150 deposit per person on select 2016 voyages on board Queen Mary 2, Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth. (more…)
Queen Mary 2’s renowned Queens and Princess Grill suites and restaurants will undergo lavish enhancements in May and June, 2016, ascending to a new level of luxury, sharing company with the world’s finest five star hotels. (more…)
Grammy® Award-winning Gregory Porter to Join First Ever Blue Note “Jazz at Sea” on board Queen Mary 2Monday, September 28th, 2015
Cunard is thrilled to announce that Grammy® Award-winning singer and songwriter, Gregory Porter, will be performing on board Queen Mary 2 during the first-ever Blue Note jazz themed cruise, which will debut 29 October 2015.
It was September 1944 when RAF navigator Alexander Bowie stepped aboard RMS Queen Mary. The Clyde-built grande dame of ocean liners was anchored off Greenock. (heraldscotland.com)
Cunard has appointed SMC Design to lead the development of Queen Mary 2’s interior spaces in preparation for her forthcoming major refit in 2016. (more…)
Cunard Announces Sponsorship of Monterey Jazz Festival’s 2015 Jazz Legends Gala 2015 Jazz Legends GalaThursday, September 10th, 2015
Cunard is proud to announce its sponsorship of the 58th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival’ Jazz Legends Gala honoring Chick Corea on September 17, 2015. (more…)
P&O Cruises and Cunard Line have hired direct agency LIDA to handle its Customer Relationship Management (CRM) business, according to a statement from the cruise line. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
The crew of the luxury liner Queen Mary II were searching on Saturday for a crew member who went overboard off the coast of Newfoundland. (theguardian.com)
Carnival UK CEO David Noyes has announced a commercial restructure for P&O Cruises and Cunard Line. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
Cuinard Line’s Queen Victoria made her Maiden Call at Marmaris on Tuesday with 2,023 passengers and 983 crew aboard. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
As Cunard marks its illustrious 175 year history with the arrival in New York of its flagship, Queen Mary 2, it is proud to announce the next chapter of innovation and investment, introducing new designs and guest experiences to the world’s most iconic ocean liner. (more…)
This morning, July 14th, 2015, Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 sailed into its U.S. home port, New York, escorted by a historic ships and Coastguard vessels. (cruisebusiness.com)
On 14 July 2015, New York City will witness the conclusion of Cunard’s 175th anniversary commemorative Transatlantic Crossing as Queen Mary 2 sails into its U.S. home port for a spectacular finale.
Queen Mary 2 sounded her ship’s whistle (foghorn) at 1400 hours in Liverpool on Saturday to signify the time exactly 175 years earlier that Cunard’s first ship Britannia left the city’s Coburg Dock and inaugurated the first ever scheduled Transatlantic service. (maritime-executive.com)
Cunard will celebrate 175 years of history, tradition, and industrial achievement in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on 10 July 2015 with a series of commemorative events, beginning with a special outdoor ceremony on the Halifax waterfront. (ftnnews.com)
Cunard announced that multiple Grammy® Award-winning vocalist Natalie Cole will headline the first-ever Blue Note jazz themed cruise, which will debut on Cunard’s flagship, Queen Mary 2, on 29 October 2015. (ftnnews.com)
Today (Saturday 13 June) is World Gin Day and to celebrate, and continue with its 175th anniversary, Cunard has unveiled a brand new gin based cocktail that is inspired by its iconic transatlantic crossings. (cruiseline.co.uk)
On 4 July 2015, Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 will embark on the capstone of Cunard’s 175th worldwide anniversary celebrations with a commemorative Transatlantic Crossing departing from Liverpool, England, paying tribute to the original voyage made by the company’s first flagship, Britannia, on 4 July 1840.
Queen Victoria’s departure brings the Three Queens Salute to Liverpool weekend to a dramatic close. There was an unexpected bonus for the crowds which gathered as Queen Victoria took her leave tonight, bringing Cunard’s Three Queens weekend to a dramatic close. (liverpoolinnews.com)
A campaign group has claimed that iconic ocean liner the QE2 has been “left to rot” in Dubai after she left the UK in 2008 for her new home at the UAE state’s Port Rashid. (travel.aol.co.uk)
Cunard’s ‘Three Queens’ cruise ships met up in Liverpool’s River Mersey today (May 25) for the first time in celebration of Cunard’s 175th anniversary. (cruisecritic.com)
Cruise Arabia & Africa is given rare access to Cunard’s former flagship Queen Elizabeth II (QE2) in the Dubai shipyard where she has for the past year lay in a state of limbo, her hallowed decks deserted, her magnificent public rooms frozen in time.
Isle of Man Post Office has announced that it is celebrating the 175th Anniversary of Cunard Line’s first transatlantic service with a set of celebratory special edition collectibles, due for release on May 25. (cruiseindustrynews.com)
The Coast Guard has evacuated an ill passenger from a cruise ship (Queen Mary II) about 180 miles south of Nantucket. (chron.com)
Celebrations to mark Cunard’s 175th anniversary get into full swing on Sunday when its fleet of three ships arrive home together from separate world cruises. (mirror.co.uk)