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Celebrating Samuel Cunard’s Birthday

Today, on 21 November 1787 our founder Samuel Cunard was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. After seeing an out-of-date advertisement in The Times newspaper Samuel travelled to England and won the contract from the British Admiralty to carry the Royal Mail. He established the British and North American Royal Mail Steam Packet Company – [...]

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Special Guests

HRH The Princess Royal Joins Honoured Guests on board Queen Mary 2

HRH The Princess Royal, Princess Anne, Patron of the UK’s National Museum of the Royal Navy (NMRN), was the special guest at an exclusive New York luncheon, sponsored by Cunard, on Thursday, 29 October in support of the world’s most iconic warship, HMS Victory.

The event was hosted by Cunard for the American Friends [...]

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Cunard Team

Weddings at Sea on board Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria’s Weddings Coordinator, Kirsty Wakefield tells us how she makes a couple’s big day extra special when they get married at sea.

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Latest News

Introducing… the stylish Carinthia Lounge for Queen Mary 2

Queen Mary 2’s Winter Garden will be remastered into an elegant, airy and versatile new venue – the Carinthia Lounge – during her multi-million pound refit from 27 May to 21 June 2016. Named after Cunard’s popular Carinthia ships, of which there have been four, the new Carinthia Lounge is designed to be one of [...]

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Latest events

Queen Mary 2′s 200th Transatlantic Crossing

Queen Mary 2 celebrated her 200th Transatlantic Crossing in July 2013 – here are the highlights from that special crossing.

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