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Offline Twynkle

QE2 Day - 5 July 2015 on Queen Mary 2

  • Special Noon whistle blast and dedication from Captain Oprey
  • Gathering for QE2 Fans
  • Special QE2 Quiz in the Golden Lion
  • Screening of Magic Ride in the cinema
  • Commemorative Menu dedicated to QE2 at dinner
  • QE2 Lecture

The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Laying of QE2's Keel is being celebrated throughout the day on board Queen Mary2
Number 736 was born, and there is a lovely picture of this on the front of The Daily Programme!

Thank you CUNARD - Today really Is The Day For QE2

The Daily Programme - as well as the early morning TV programme are full of the details. some are as follows.

10.00am - 11.00am in Illuminations
Commodore Warwick OBE is speaking about 'My QE2 Scrapbook'

11.00 am - 12.00 in The Grand Lobby
Robert Lloyd will be available for any questions regarding his painting and paintings

11.30 - 12.30am in The Winter Garden
QE2 Informal get together
'Come and share your memories...'

3.30 - 4.30pm in Illuminations
Dr Stephen Payne OBE -  'Salute to a Venerable Favourite: RMS Queen Elizabeth 2(1969)'

5.00pm - 5.25pm - Film 'Magic Ride' in Illuminations
Also at 7.30pm, 10.30pm

10..00 pm onwards  in the Golden Lion
QE2 Quiz

and in the tradition of QE2's Yacht Club at
10.45 it is ABBA Night in G32

All times are BST

At the time of writing (6.30 am!) both Commodore Warwick and Dr Stephen Payne are speaking on the Early Morning TV Programme.


« Last Edit: Jul 05, 2015, 07:13 AM by Twynkle »

Offline Isabelle Prondzynski

Looks like a wonderful day ahead for you, Rosie :) .

Thank you, Michael, for the terrific work that must have gone into making this day possible!

Offline QE2forever

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Sounds fantastic. Wish I could be here.

Happy 5th July to you all!  :)

Offline Cunarder Man

Given the friends I met yesterday in Liverpool who are onboard QM2, I'm sure that today will be filled with stories and memories of QE2. I am so  disappointed I'm missing the day, have a great time and enjoy this wonderful  liner on this special birthday cruise.

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It is so refreshing to hear of our beloved QE2's recognition !
QE2 - the ship for all of time, a ship of timeless beauty !

 

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