Posted on 12:01pm Wednesday 29th April 2015
ALTHOUGH her newer sister took most of the glory last week, another new arrival to Southampton was making headlines behind the scenes.
Posted on 5:01pm Monday 12th January 2015
SOUTHAMPTON cruise giants Cunard saw its 175th anniversary celebrations get off to a spectacular start.
Posted on 1:52pm Monday 5th January 2015
THE Southampton-based SS Shieldhall, the oldest passenger cargo steamship still active in Europe, has announced her cruise programme for 2015.
Posted on 11:20am Thursday 2nd January 2014
SOUTHAMPTON is to play host to the world’s latest and most colourful cruise ship when Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Getaway arrives in port this month.
Posted on 2:17pm Wednesday 16th March 2011
Royal Caribbean International is maintaining many prices for new cruises on board Independence of the Seas in 2012.
Posted on 2:03pm Wednesday 16th March 2011
P&O Cruises has announced that when Oriana is transformed into a ship exclusively for adults in November this year, the ship will feature a different select dining restaurant, Ocean Grill by Marco Pierre White.
Posted on 10:57am Wednesday 16th March 2011
As the first steel plate was cut marking the official start of construction of Princess Cruises' next ship, the line unveiled the vessel's profile, released preliminary details about some of its features, and revealed its name -- Royal Princess.
Posted on 3:52pm Tuesday 15th March 2011
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines’ Easter cruise to Iberia and Morocco, aboard Balmoral, leaving from Southampton on April 23, will be something very special. To celebrate the 120th anniversary of the birth of Agatha Christie, the cruise is themed, in conjunction with Agatha Christie Limited.
Posted on 3:37pm Tuesday 15th March 2011
Celebrity Cruises has announced their bumper summer 2012 itineraries for UK-based Celebrity Eclipse. Be one of the first to join Celebrity Eclipse on the brand new 14-night Iceland & Fjords cruise-only from £1,599.00 per person (based on two people sharing an inside stateroom).
Posted on 9:30am Friday 7th January 2011
The newest addition to P&O Cruises’ Southampton based fleet, Adonia, will be named in the city on Friday, May 20, later this year. Adonia, at present sailing as Royal Princess, will enter service after the withdrawal of Artemis from the company’s fleet.
Posted on 9:12am Thursday 6th January 2011
Daily Echo shipping editor Keith Hamilton traces the inexorable growth of the cruise industry over recent years in Southampton.
Posted on 2:37pm Saturday 21st November 2009
It will be a voyage that will take 72-nights. Keith Hamilton details P&O Cruises’ journey of adventure from Southampton to Alaska and back
Posted on 3:42pm Wednesday 14th October 2009
One of Southampton’s most respected master mariners, Captain Chris Wells, will be in command of Cunard’s brand new, Queen Elizabeth when the ship makes her first, historical arrival in the city next year.
From the Commodore's Log by Keith Hamilton