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Queen to name new QE cruise ship in Southampton

The Queen is to officially name Cunard's new Queen Elizabeth cruise ship in Southampton.

The Italian-built, 92,000-tonne, 964ft (294m) long vessel arrived in the city on Friday.

She joins two other "queens" in the Cunard fleet - the Queen Mary 2 and the Queen Victoria.

Robert Hall reports.

  • 11 Oct 2010
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