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Daily Mail: All aboard for a UK flagship (18/07/12)

By at July 26, 2012 | 9:44 am | 0 Comment

A majestic national flagship to represent  Britain on the world's seas is a major step closer today. In a rare show of unity, both David Cameron  and Ed Miliband have given the project their wholehearted support. The Tory and Labour party leaders hailed the  new ship as an ambassador for UK trade as well as a 'university of the seas',  providing invaluable more...

Commonwealth Flagship , Daily Mail , Press Reports UK

Telegraph: David Cameron and Ed Miliband show rare unity over UK flagship (19/07/12)

By at July 26, 2012 | 9:38 am | 0 Comment

David Cameron and Opposition leader Ed Miliband have united in backing plans   for a new national flagship. Both the Prime Minister and Labour leader have backed the £80 million   replacement for the Royal Yacht Britannia, which would be a seaborne   ambassador for the country. The project, which could be completed by 2016, would involve the construction   more...

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Sailing Today August 2012: Jubilee Yacht Appeal Feature

By at July 12, 2012 | 1:20 pm | 0 Comment

Our Jubilee Yacht Appeal has featured in the August 2012 edition of Sailing Today: A charity is looking to raise £60m in order to give the Queen the ultimate Jubilee gift - a new yacht. Her Majesty has not had a yacht since Britannia was decommissioned in 1997. However, a new group, the Jubilee Yacht Appeal, has vowed to raise the funds to present her Majesty with more...

Latest Jubilee News , Press Reports UK

BBC: Royal barge begins journey to Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations (31/05/12)

By at May 31, 2012 | 4:37 pm | 0 Comment

The Barge of the former Royal Yacht HMY Britannia begins journey to take part in Queen's Diamond Jubilee more...

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Yacht “Leander” on loan to The Queen

By at May 24, 2012 | 10:31 am | 0 Comment

M.Y. Leander G is a luxury yacht built by Peene Werft in 1992. The yacht is owned by NCP millionaire Sir Donald Gosling. She is presently the world's 60th-largest superyacht. In light of the decommissioning of the Royal Yacht Britannia she has been used by members of the British Royal Family on several occasions. In a generous gesture by Sir Donald Gosling the more...

Borrowing Boats - Our Queen? , Press Reports UK 60 Facts about The Queen on her Diamond Jubilee

By at May 8, 2012 | 11:17 pm | 0 Comment

The British Monarchy website presents 60 Facts about The more...

Press Reports UK , Royal Tidbits

Helen Mirren on what she’d do if she were REALLY Queen (04/05/12)

By at May 4, 2012 | 10:05 pm | 0 Comment

Daily Mail: Helen more...

Daily Mail , Royal Tidbits

People’s Appeal: Are you YACHT or NOT?

By at May 2, 2012 | 12:39 pm | 0 Comment

People’s Appeal: Are you YACHT or NOT?

The People's appeal for a Jubilee Gift to H.M. The Queen. Are you YACHT or more...


A Charitable Purpose for the Jubilee Yacht:

By at May 1, 2012 | 12:50 pm | 0 Comment

A Charitable Purpose for the Jubilee Yacht:



DailyMail: Queen names Royal Barge Gloriana

By at April 26, 2012 | 6:22 am | 0 Comment

The Royal Barge for the Thames River Pageant for the Diamond Jubilee (3rd June 2012) is named "Gloriana" by HM The Queen. Queen names the Royal Barge more...

Daily Mail , Latest Jubilee News