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Three Queens plan spectacular 'river dance' on Mersey

Three Queens Cunard fleet head for Mersey Credit: Cunard

Thousands are expected to watch as three of the world's biggest cruise liners plan to sail in formation on the River Mersey.

Cunard's fleet of three Queens, including the Queen Mary 2 will perform a choreographed river dance. The event marks the company's 175th anniversary.

The Red Arrows will plan a fly past at lunchtime as the fleet completes its manoeuvres.

A firework display will end the spectacle, the culmination of a weekend of maritime exhibitions and events in the city.


Stars come out for the only way is wedding

Brooke Vincent and Anthony Cotton Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

The former Coronation Street actress Michelle Keegan and The Only Way Is Essex star Mark Wright were married at a celebrity packed ceremony in Suffolk.

Brooke Vincent and Antony Cotton were among the soap stars who attended the wedding ceremony at St Mary's Church, in Bury St Edmunds.

Members of the public gather outside St Mary's Church in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Members of the public lined the streets for the star studded wedding. The couple are thought to have signed a deal with a magazine for coverage of their big day.

Keegan was spotted making last-minute preparations in Manchester, where she showed off a fresh tan while shopping, and later joined Wright and her father for lunch.

They announced their engagement in September 2013, nine months after they started dating.

Kelvin Fletcher and Liz Marsland attend wedding Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images
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