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YES she is!!!! this time its October 2008 as part of the 10 day farewell to the UK cruise, then she departs on the farewell crossing to NY with QM2 Im onboard for that cruises cheer.
I beg your pardon but I still wonder why.
Probably because Newcastle is a city with a bit of soul, unlike Southhampton- a nothing town with nothing to offe.