Cruise Ship

Cruising From the Port of Tyne on the Marco Polo

Stuart Forster | Posted 06.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stuart Forster

Clouds hang low and heavy over Tyneside as I make my way towards the Port of Tyne to board the MS Marco Polo. It's one of many cruise ships that now dock on the river that became famous for exporting coal and shipbuilding.

April Fool's and Sweat in Hong Kong

Bytestories | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Comedy
Bytestories

I thought this was a very good April Fool's day prank that was played upon the passengers aboard Cunard's Queen Elizabeth, whilst I was on board in 2012.

Just A Cruise Ship Playing 'Seven Nation Army'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Tech

Whatever you're doing stop now and listen to this. This, ladies and gentlemen, is a massive cruise ship playing the White Stripes classic 'Seven Na...

Cruise Ship Passenger Dies After Freak Wave

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 14.02.2014 | UK

A cruise ship passenger has died and another has been airlifted to shore after their 22,000-tonne vessel was hit by a freak wave in the English Channe...

WATCH: How To Make A Cruise Ship 30 Metres Longer

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech

How do you lengthen an already rather large cruise ship by an extra 30 metres? Very delicately and with the utmost precision as this incredible vid...

Cruising for the First Time

Ceri Tinley | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ceri Tinley

Mention to someone that you have just been on a cruise and they might look at you with a mixture of contempt, horror, disbelief and disgust. That is of course, if they have never tried cruising themselves.

Planet Appetite: A Voyage on the Royal Clipper from Rome to Venice

Rupert Parker | Posted 27.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

It takes the Royal Clipper, the biggest 5 masted sailing ship in the world, 11 days to cruise down the Mediterranean and up the Adriatic, from Rome to Venice, and it's luxury all the way.

Five Dead In Spanish Cruise Ship Accident

PA | Posted 10.02.2013 | UK

Five people have been killed after a lifeboat fell from a cruise ship in the Canary Islands. The ship's operator - UK-based tour company Thomson Cr...

Vomiting Bug Norovirus Could Hit 750,000

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK

More than 750,000 people could be affected by an outbreak of norovirus in the UK, the Health Protection Agency (HPA) has claimed. Among those affec...

Search Called Overboard Briton Called Off After Body Discovered

PA | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK

The search for a British woman who fell overboard from a cruise ship in the Mediterranean was called off on Saturday after a body was recovered. Th...

Search Underway 'For British Woman Who Fell Overboard From Cruise Ship'

PA | Posted 29.09.2012 | UK

A search operation is under way for a British woman believed to have fallen overboard from a cruise ship in the Mediterranean. The passenger was re...

Cruise Ship Singer Raped And Killed Wife After Jealousy Over Her Weight Loss

PA | Posted 26.04.2012 | UK

A cruise ship singer who raped and killed his wife after she left him has been jailed for 16 years. Juliet Edwards, 48, ended her marriage to husba...

Cruise Ship Child Supervisor Abused 13 Young Boys

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

A former Cunard cruise ship worker admitted carrying out sex attacks on 13 boys while working as a supervisor for a children's activity area. Paul ...

Stricken Cruise Ship Reaches Land

PA | Posted 01.04.2012 | UK

A cruise ship with 100 UK passengers on board has reached land after drifting in seas south of the Philippines following a fire in one of its engine r...

Could The Moon Be Responsible For Sinking The Titanic?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK

The Titanic may have sunk because of the position of the moon, scientists believe. The infamous iceberg which ripped open the hull of the ocean lin...

Weeks After Son Was Trapped On Costa Concordia, Mother Faces Fresh Worry Over Costa Allegra

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

A mother whose son survived the sinking of the Costa Concordia, now faces fresh worry with her daughter among the passengers stranded on the Costa All...

Two More Bodies Discovered In Costa Concordia Wreck

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.03.2012 | UK

Rescue workers have found the bodies of two more people killed in a cruise liner that crashed off the Tuscan coast. The discovery brings the total ...