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Australian mining magnate Professor Clive Palmer announced in April that he was going to build a replica Titanic – now the
Titanic's home port, Southampton, the city from which the ill fated cruise liner set sail from 100 years ago, is hosting
My grandfather Jock Hume was a violinist in the Titanic's band, playing until the ship went down. He was 21. At 2:20 am, the last lifeboats long since gone, he joined 1,500 men, women and children in the sea, using his violin case for extra buoyancy. Half an hour later they were all dead from hypothermia.