Queen officially names new luxury cruise ship Britannia
The Queen has officially named P&O's new cruise ship Britannia.
A bottle of sparkling wine from Sussex was smashed against the ship during the naming ceremony
The 3,600-passenger vessel is the largest cruise ship designed for the British holiday market, according to P&O.
The ship will be based in Southampton during the summer months, and was built in Italy at a cost of almost £0.5bn.
The vessel is the fifth cruise ship The Queen has officially named.
10 Mar 2015
- From the section UK