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We're delighted to bring you the latest news and exclusive behind-the-scenes work that takes place aboard this magnificent ship and Scotland's Best Attraction, The Royal Yacht Britannia.

Monthly Archives: May 2013

Coronation Celebrations

Posted in General, Gift Shop, News, Royal News, on Friday May 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Coronation Celebrations

This week, celebrations are taking place to mark 60 years since Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was crowned in Westminster Abbey. Earlier this week, asBritannia is also celebrating her 60th year, we presented every visitor on 2 June, the actual date of the Coronation in 1953, with a commemorative Coronation rosette as a special keepsake. 

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Yotties Week and Britannia bids farewell to HMS Edinburgh

Posted in Weekly 'Snaps', General, Maintaining Britannia, News, Press, on Thursday May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Yotties Week and Britannia bids farewell to HMS Edinburgh

HMS Edinburgh had a spectacular send off as she left Edinburgh for the final time on Tuesday, 21st May, to travel to Portsmouth for her decommissioning. Known as the 'Fortress of the Sea,' it only seemed fitting that Britannia, the 'Palace of the Sea,' should be the ship to give her a historic goodbye as she left Leith docks.

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New treats in the Tea Room

Posted in Food, General, on Friday May 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

New treats in the Tea Room

Remember to leave time when you visit to sample our new Tea Room menu, which includes delicious milk shakes made fresh in the Royal Galley.  Available in three tempting flavours - chocolate, banana or strawberry - it is served in a traditional glass bottle and is sure to be a hit with children and adults alike. 

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