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Megan is the Icing on Nomadic’s Cake - 01/06/2016

Megan Ross (aged 10) from Kings Park Primary School, Lurgan, beat off stiff competition to be named Nomadic’s Petit Pâtisserie Chef.

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Serving Up A New Lease Of Life For SS Nomadic…105 Years Later - 27/05/2016

105 years after SS Nomadic left Belfast, the vessel has been served up a new lease of life with £80,000 investment for catering facilities on board.

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The Race is On… American Museum of Natural History Exhibit Touches Down in Belfast! - 26/05/2016

This year’s must-see summer exhibition, ‘Race to the End of the Earth’, which will be on display at Titanic Belfast, from 25th June to 28th August has touched down in Belfast for its premier in the UK and Ireland.
 

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SS Nomadic is on the look-out for a Petit Pâtisserie Chef! - 11/05/2016

Is your child the ‘Icing on the Cake’ or the ‘Crème de la Crème’ when it comes to baking? Then, SS Nomadic’s Petit Pâtisserie Chef competition is one for them! 

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British Music Experience Announces Titanic Belfast as BME Liverpool Operator - 21/04/2016

Titanic Belfast has been selected as the Operator of the British Music Experience (BME) set for the Cunard building in Liverpool.

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Pupils celebrate its International Women’s Day at Titanic Belfast - 09/03/2016

Over 150 young women gathered, alongside industry leaders, at Titanic Belfast’s annual International Women’s Day (8th March) celebrations, which was sponsored by Titanic Foundation.
 

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Titanic Belfast First In Ireland to Complete Chinese Tourist Welcome Training - 24/02/2016

Titanic Belfast, the world’s largest Titanic visitor experience, is the first in Ireland to complete the Chinese Tourist Welcome Training Programme offered by the Centre for Competitiveness Ireland.

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‘Titanic’ Recruitment Drive – 50 New Jobs at Titanic Belfast - 28/01/2016

Titanic Belfast, the world’s largest Titanic visitor experience, is recruiting for 50 frontline staff as it gears up for its summer high season. 

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Over 3,000 Free Golden Tickets ‘Sell Out’ Over Night - 18/01/2016

Having welcomed over 2.7 million visitors from over 145 countries, being named Europe’s best visitor attraction for groups, beating the Eiffel Tour and London Eye, being listed in Lonely Planet's Ultimate Travelist of the world's most striking locations, home is still where the heart is for Titanic Belfast. In honour of this, it offered Northern Ireland residents 3,000 complimentary tickets on 24th January 2016, which sold out overnight!

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Titanic Belfast Listed As A Top Accessible Attraction In UK - 11/01/2016

SAGA, the UK's best-selling monthly magazine which serves the needs of those aged 50 and over, has listed Titanic Belfast as one of the most accessible attractions in the UK.

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Sandford Award Presented to Titanic Belfast - 08/12/2015

Titanic Belfast joins leading historic houses, museums, galleries, such as Hampton Court Palace, Brunel’s SS Great Britain and Edinburgh Castle, as it is awarded the prestigious Sandford Award for Heritage Education 2015.

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Titanic Belfast Features In New UK Passport - 04/11/2015

Northern Ireland’s iconic landmark, Titanic Belfast, has been selected to feature in the new UK Passport, which will be rolled out from December 2015.
 

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Mr Emerson’s Boards Clock In At Titanic Belfast - 27/10/2015

Replica ‘Clock In Boards’, handcrafted by long serving Harland and Wolff ex-employee, Mr Emerson, are to go on show at Titanic Belfast, the world’s largest Titanic visitor experience.

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Titanic Tea-osts for 104 Year Old Beth Thompson - 01/10/2015

Today, 104 year old Beth Thomson from Holywood, who was born the same year as the RMS Titanic, fulfilled her dream to visit Titanic Belfast.

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St Teresa’s Chosen As Titanic Belfast’s Education Partner - 28/09/2015

St. Teresa's Primary School, Glen Road, Belfast, has been selected as a Titanic Belfast education partner.

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30 Things to Discover About The Home of The Titanic As it Celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the Discovery of the Famous Ship - 01/09/2015

Although the Titanic lies in 13,000 feet of water, the enduring story still captures minds and hearts throughout the world.  To mark the anniversary, when a team led by American oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard and French diving engineer Jean-Louis Michel discovered the world’s most famous ship’s final resting place, here are 30 things you may not know about the Titanic and its home – Titanic Belfast.

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Titanic Explorers Club Flag Arrives At Titanic Belfast to Mark 30th Anniversary of Famous Discovery - 28/08/2015

To mark the 30th anniversary on the 1st September, when a team led by American oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard and French diving engineer Jean-Louis Michel discovered the world’s most famous ship’s final resting place, Titanic Belfast will be exhibiting The Explorers Club Flag carried on the discovery expedition throughout September.

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Titanic Quarter and Titanic Belfast Put Finishing Touches to Titanic Exhibition Centre Ahead of First Show - 27/08/2015

Titanic Quarter Limited and Titanic Belfast are putting finishing touches to the Titanic Exhibition Centre as it prepares to open its doors for its first event, The Wedding Journal Show, from  18th – 20th September.
 

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Brynjar Makes Waves At Titanic Belfast - 30/06/2015

Today, Brynjar Karl (aged 12) from Reykjavik, Iceland, fulfilled his dream to visit the home of the Titanic, Belfast, after building a six-metre scale model of the Titanic using over 56,000 LEGO® blocks.

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ROBOTS Arrive at Titanic Belfast - 25/06/2015

One of Europe’s largest privately owned collections of robots, cyborgs and androids have arrived at Titanic Belfast today for its ROBOTS Summer exhibition, which will run from 26th June – 13th September.

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Lights, Camera and Action…Blockbuster ROBOTS Set to Take Over Titanic Belfast This Summer - 09/06/2015

Iron Man, R2-D2 and T-800 from Terminator are just a few of the robots, cyborgs and android stars of the big and small screen that are set to take centre stage at Titanic Belfast’s ROBOTS exhibition from 26th June – 13th September.
 

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“Abandon Ship!” Titanic Belfast and Survitec Launch New Education Workshop - 01/06/2015

Titanic Belfast in partnership with its education partner, the Survitec Group, today launched its newest education workshop - ‘Abandon Ship’. 

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Titanic Belfast and SS Nomadic Celebrate Launch Together Again – 104 Years Later – With White Star Premium Pass! - 28/05/2015

The world-renowned visitor attraction, Titanic Belfast and SS Nomadic today unveiled a new White Star Premium Pass to celebrate their launch together, 104 years after Titanic’s initial launch.

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Titanic Belfast Hosts Major UK Visitor Attraction Conference - 21/05/2015

Northern Ireland visitor attraction, Titanic Belfast, hosted representatives from the UK’s leading visitor attractions at a major tourism conference this week. 

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New Chapter in Belfast’s Shipbuilding Heritage as SS Nomadic and Titanic are Reunited - 09/04/2015

A new chapter in Belfast’s shipbuilding heritage begins this week as the Nomadic Charitable Trust officially transfer SS Nomadic to Titanic Foundation Limited, the charity that also own the Titanic Belfast visitor attraction. SS Nomadic will be operated by Titanic Belfast Limited, Titanic Belfast’s commercial operator, who will align their 5 star visitor attraction experience to Titanic’s little sister.

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Last Letter Written On Board Titanic Arrives In Belfast - 25/03/2015

Historic artefact sold for £119,000 at auction set to go on display in Titanic Belfast.

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Titanic Belfast strikes gold with Investors in People (IiP) accreditation - 20/03/2015

Titanic Belfast has completed a hat-trick of major honours after being awarded the Investors in People (IiP) ‘Gold Standard’ accreditation. The iconic venue, which is the world’s largest Titanic visitor attraction, received the award at a ceremony in Belfast on Thursday morning.

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Titanic Belfast Named Europe’s Best Group Visitor Attraction - 06/03/2015

Titanic Belfast has beaten competition from the Eiffel Tower, London Eye and Monet’s Garden near Paris to be named as Europe’s best visitor attraction for groups at the European Group Travel Awards (EGTA) held last night (Thursday 5th, March) in Berlin.

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Royal ‘Waves’ All Around Titanic Belfast: Prince Edward Tours Titanic Attraction - 25/02/2015

HRH The Earl of Wessex, has become the latest member of the Royal Family to tour Titanic Belfast.

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Titanic Belfast to close for major Xbox project - 04/06/2014

Titanic Belfast is closed to the public on 9 June 2014 to film Ridley Scott's Halo movie.

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Titanic Belfast wins top International themed entertainment award - 15/04/2014

Titanic Belfast has won a Visitor Centre Outstanding Achievement Award from the world’s top themed entertainment association, based in the United States.

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Ministers explore Titanic Belfast Education Programme - 16/01/2014

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED THURSDAY, 16TH JANUARY 2014 EDUCATION MINISTERS SAMPLE BELFAST SHIPYARD ‘PIECE TIN’ Dublin and Belfast Pupils Launch Titanic Belfast Education Workshop

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Titanic Belfast hailed by Guild of British Travel Writers - 09/01/2014

PRESS RELEASE Titanic Belfast hailed by Guild of British Travel Writers

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Fly Them Home in 2014 - 22/10/2013

Titanic Belfast and United Airlines launch amazing Gathering prize

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Titanic Belfast OEC Manager Susan Heaney joins Titanic discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard on-board E/V Nautilus - 10/10/2013

Titanic Belfast’s Ocean Exploration Centre manager Susan Heaney has been selected to become an Educator at Sea on Titanic discoverer Dr. Robert Ballard’s exploration vessel Nautilus this month.

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Wallace Hartley violin at Titanic Belfast - 13/09/2013

The violin believed to have been played by bandmaster Wallace Hartley during Titanic’s tragic maiden voyage will go on display at Titanic Belfast on 18th September until 13th October.
 

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