Watch: QM2 arrives in Southampton to Happy Birthday fanfare

2014-05-14 16:40

Queen Elizabeth and Queen Victoria play Happy Birthday to Queen Mary 2

2014-05-14 16:00

Watch as the Queen Mary 2 arrives in Southampton to celebrate her 10th birthday.WATCH

Cape Town - The Queen Mary 2, the world's largest ocean liner, has sailed into Southampton to the sound of Happy Birthday  being played by the foghorns of her regal Cunard sisters, the Queen Victoria and the Queen Elizabeth.

The 148 000-ton Cunard Line flagship is celebrating her 10th birthday.

Watch the video here

In January 2014 she made her fifth visit to Cape Town, since her inaugural launched in 2004 and will once again return to South Africa's shores during her annual World Voyage in April 2015.

The Queen Mary 2 is one of the world's most luxurious ocean liners, and among its facilities are a theatre, cinema, casino, spa, a shopping arcade and several restaurants.

Also see: Five things we love about the Queen Mary 2

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