November 11, 2008

A farewell look at the QE2

In pictures: A farewell look at the QE2
BBC News - UK
The QE2 was built at the John Brown shipyard on the Clyde and launched by the Queen - two minutes early - on 20 September 1967. The ship was not named after ...
After 40 years QE2 prepares to make her final departure from ...
this is - Winchester,England,UK
Ever since that day back in 1968 when Queen Elizabeth 2 sailed up Southampton Water for the first time, the great Cunard ship has found herself a unique ...
Hotel QE2 to fly UK flag in Dubai
Glasgow Evening Times - Glasgow,Scotland,UK
THE QE2 will be the star attraction of a British-themed attraction being created at the liner's new home in Dubai, it was revealed today. ...
QE2 sets out on her final voyage
The Press Association
The Duke of Edinburgh will lead the farewells to the QE2 on Tuesday as the liner leaves her home port of Southampton on her final voyage. ...
Dubai reveals scheme to create a home for QE2 with 'British feel'
The Herald - Glasgow,Scotland,UK
The refurbished QE2 is to become the centrepiece of a British-themed area at its new home in Dubai. On the eve of the world's most famous ocean-going liner ...
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Sailing towards a bright future
The Herald - Glasgow,Scotland,UK
It has been a profoundly emotional parting: a wave of affection that has carried the QE2 around the UK on a year-long goodbye. Last month, her Scottish ..

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