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Forum: Cunard Line September 17th, 2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,012
Posted By AstroExeter
Thanks for your kind comment JollyJackTar52. Glad...

Thanks for your kind comment JollyJackTar52. Glad you enjoyed my "Aliens" lecture. I thoroughly enjoyed myself even though I got a badly sunburned head hosting the Solar observing on Deck 12! :)
Forum: Cunard Line September 16th, 2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,403
Posted By AstroExeter
I too have just disembarked from lecturing on...

I too have just disembarked from lecturing on Astronomy on board. Had a great time and both the lectures and Solar observing on deck 12 went well. Guests were also fascinated to hold a piece of...
Forum: Cunard Line September 7th, 2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,678
Posted By AstroExeter
I expect the Sporrt24 channel will show it in the...

I expect the Sporrt24 channel will show it in the Golden Lion.
Forum: Cunard Line August 3rd, 2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,588
Posted By AstroExeter
Hi JollyJackTar52 I deliver talks on astronomy on...

Hi JollyJackTar52 I deliver talks on astronomy on behalf of the Royal Astronomical Society.
Forum: Cunard Line August 2nd, 2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,588
Posted By AstroExeter
Hi JollyJackTar52! I will be one of your Onboard...

Hi JollyJackTar52! I will be one of your Onboard Guest speakers on your crossing. I'm sure you will have a great time as there is always plenty to do on TA's. :)
Forum: Cunard Line August 2nd, 2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,551
Posted By AstroExeter
To be fair, only an extremely small percentage of...

To be fair, only an extremely small percentage of Cunard passengers are members of CC and even less participate in Roll Calls and of those, only a few actually attend "Meet and Greets". I myself have...
Forum: Cunard Line May 12th, 2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,010
Posted By AstroExeter
We are on the August 27th TA and took the Cunard...

We are on the August 27th TA and took the Cunard flights to the USA and they even changed the dates to allow us to visit with my son in Mystic before sailing home.
Forum: Ask a Cruise Question May 2nd, 2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 743
Posted By AstroExeter
I am an astronomer on Cunard Lines and we have...

I am an astronomer on Cunard Lines and we have "stargazing nights" on deck 13 of the QM2. The Captain will slow the ship and turn out the lights to allow us to use the telescope. You can get a pretty...
Forum: Cruise Fashions & Beauty March 24th, 2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 16,709
Posted By AstroExeter
Smile The thing about wearing Highland dress is that it...

The thing about wearing Highland dress is that it a National Dress and not "Fancy Dress" or a fashion item. I wear my full Highland dress for formal nights and as a Scot I wear it with pride. Now,...
Forum: Military Cruisers March 24th, 2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,221
Posted By AstroExeter
Cunard give Military OBC on proof of service....

Cunard give Military OBC on proof of service. This applies to Active Military and Veterans.
Forum: Cunard Line March 18th, 2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,014
Posted By AstroExeter
My wife celebrated her birthday on board in Jan...

My wife celebrated her birthday on board in Jan and a cake was brought to the table along with singing waiters! It was excellent. :D
Forum: Cunard Line February 24th, 2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,079
Posted By AstroExeter
On some voyages there are also Planetarium shows...

On some voyages there are also Planetarium shows run by Fellows of the Royal Astronomical Society and they are very different from the pre-recorded shows.
Forum: Cunard Line January 13th, 2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,443
Posted By AstroExeter
Get over yourself.

Get over yourself.
Forum: Cunard Line January 13th, 2013, 04:32 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 4,813
Posted By AstroExeter
Is one rude person worth bothering about? To be...

Is one rude person worth bothering about? To be honest I am sick to death of people complaining about stupid and insignificant issues to do with their voyages. My wife and I spend all our time...
Forum: Cunard Line January 12th, 2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,209
Posted By AstroExeter
Then you totally misunderstand the concept of...

Then you totally misunderstand the concept of "global warming!" :)
Forum: Cunard Line January 12th, 2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,858
Posted By AstroExeter
I was on the same crossing ( my 6th ) and heard...

I was on the same crossing ( my 6th ) and heard nothing about these problems with smoke. I never smelled smoke in the library or anywhere else and the Churchill Room has a closed extraction system...
Forum: Cunard Line January 11th, 2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,602
Posted By AstroExeter
I always tie my own. They look so much better...

I always tie my own. They look so much better than pre-tied.
Forum: Cunard Line January 8th, 2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 23,482
Posted By AstroExeter
No. Mallorcasaint is certainly not Mickey Arison....

No. Mallorcasaint is certainly not Mickey Arison.

Modt restrictions now lifted. We are currently in a force 9 gale but sailing happily on!

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Forum: Cunard Line January 6th, 2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 23,482
Posted By AstroExeter
Update from onboard today. We have one case of...

Update from onboard today. We have one case of Noro but some restrictions are being lifted tonight.

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Forum: Cunard Line January 1st, 2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 23,482
Posted By AstroExeter
Perhaps I should but I don't find it funny. ...

Perhaps I should but I don't find it funny.

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Forum: Cunard Line January 1st, 2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,834
Posted By AstroExeter
Keith Maynard was supposed to be Cruise Director...

Keith Maynard was supposed to be Cruise Director on the current voyage but was signed off sick. He told me he will not return as he is pursuing opportunities in television. He was replaced by Eddie...
Forum: Cunard Line December 31st, 2012, 03:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,834
Posted By AstroExeter
Well it's Kevin Oprey now! I just disembarked...

Well it's Kevin Oprey now! I just disembarked last week and spoke to him.
Forum: Cunard Line December 31st, 2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,834
Posted By AstroExeter
It is Captain Kevin Oprey.

It is Captain Kevin Oprey.
Forum: Cunard Line December 31st, 2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 216
Views: 14,111
Posted By AstroExeter
I tip an extra $10 a day to the Steward and our...

I tip an extra $10 a day to the Steward and our table head waiter. Bartenders/waiters I tip as and when.
Forum: Cunard Line December 31st, 2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 23,482
Posted By AstroExeter
Oh you mean Scottish, Irish or Welsh then?...

Oh you mean Scottish, Irish or Welsh then? Perhaps you should stop digging now.

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