And the final Blue Riband
holder was the Queen Mary, in 1938, when she steamed from Bishop Rock at the Scillies to Ambrose Light at New York in an amazing 3 days, 21 hours and 48 minutes.
It won the Blue Riband
on its first crossing with an outward speed of 29.94 knots and 30.31 on the return, but it was especially admired for its splendid art-deco interiors.
The Fawdon factory, which was previously operated by Rowntree, is almost 50 years old and much of its machinery is old, though there has been some recent investment in the Blue Riband
The Fawdon factory, which was previously operated by Rowntree, is almost 50 years' old and much of its machinery is old, though workers said there had been investment recently in the Blue Riband
WHILE we did include a picture of Meirion after he won the first bass solo over 25 on Friday, winning the blue riband
was a fantastic achievement.
This service was supposed to be a Blue Riband
standard, but is more like a red herring which promises much for a tomorrow that never comes.
The Blue Riband
. Coverage of the big race of the evening at Hall Green, Birmingham, run over 480m and worth pounds 7,500 to the winning trainer.
Last Tuesday at Hall Green we witnessed a greyhound with a completely contrasting style of racing as Westmead Joe came from off the pace to snatch the group one William Hill Blue Riband
final in dramatic fashion.
Aero, Blue Riband
, Yorkie, Walnut Whip will carry the figures this month, while Caramac, NestlA Crunch and Kit-Kat will follow in March.
After upsetting all the odds by winning the Premiership title in 1995, Blackburn had high hopes for their first foray into European football's blue riband
Johnson came close to landing the blue riband
for a second time three years later when he was short-headed on Rheingold by Lester Piggott and Roberto.
But the GMB claims that during consultation meetings with Nestle UK, it learned the company could keep Blue Riband
production and save jobs in the UK for a one-off capital investment of just over PS1m.