MEMORIAL FOR MILLVINA . The Millvina Dean Memorial Garden was officially opened and dedicated on 31st May 2012, in a simple, dignified ceremony, in the presence of the Mayor and Mayoress of Southampton and forty guests and members of the public. Over two years in the planning, the garden is a result of close co-operation between the Millvina [...]
As a part of our Centenary year wreath laying programme, we are planning to lay a wreath on the grave of Titanic’s Third Officer Herbert John Pitman MBE. Pitman’s grave is located at St Leonard’s, Church Lane, Mill Lane off A359, Pitcombe, Somerset, BA10 0PE We invite members to join with Nigel Wright, in laying the society’s [...]
To see the Convention 2012 photographs Click Here The following were details of our 2012 convention. Our 2012 convention promises to be one of the best the British Titanic Society has ever held. Not only will we commemorate the centenary of Titanic’s loss in April 2012, but we will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the [...]
British Titanic Society member Mike Peach, kindly agreed to represent the society at the events held at Lichfield, to mark the centenary. Here are a selection of the photographs he took. Mike’s report of the event will appear in the June 2012 edition of the Atlantic Daily Bulletin.
Here are more photographs of the convention 2012. Please email into us any photos you have for inclusion here – firstname.lastname@example.org There are still more to add, which will be put online ASAP. I would like to thank Karen Jarman, Richard Henley-Ife, Ian Huntly, and Matthew Snoad for sending in their photographs. Note – We [...]
We have just returned from a fantastic convention in Southampton. We are now busy preparing a report for the June Atlantic Daily Bulletin, but we have already received a number of feedback questionnaires from delegates and here are a selection of comments from them. I was so impressed with how well organized it all was – well done! The [...]
Wreaths have been laid on the memorial tablet to Millvina Dean and the grave of Fred Fleet. Please use Twitter to follow events at Convention 2012 in realtime @BritTitanicSoc via www.twitter.com/BritTitanicSoc. The convention became that busy, that we were unable to post in realtime updates – see the June 2012 issue of the Atlantic Daily Bulletin for a full [...]
This is the programme for the Convention as appears in the March 2012 Atlantic Daily Bulletin. Thursday 12th April 11.00 am onwards Wreath laying around Southampton. To view a detailed schedule Click Here 1 pm Visit to St. Joseph’s Church in Bugle Street to view the memorial to the staff of Titanic’s á la carte restaurant. [...]
During the Exhibition / Sales Fair / Lectures on Saturday the 14th April at the 2012 Convention, there will be a series of book signings by the authors of recently released books about Titanic. This is your chance to have the following books signed by the author on the historic date of the 14th April [...]
All the places for our Gala Dinner to be held on Saturday the 14th April 2012 have now gone. As can be expected due to the nature of this historic event, demand has been unprecedented.