You couldn't have failed to hear about the new Titanic drama that started on ITV1 last night. At almost twelve million pounds the epic is the most expensive ever made for British Television.
The sinking of the Titanic affected the lives of almost 600 families in the south who lost relatives, 100 years on it is not only television performers remembering. Thousands of people all over the region are preparing to stage exhibitions, memorial and musical events.
Many are relatives of those who died and our Correspondent Mike Pearse has been to meet some of them.
April 13th - 15th
Titanic The Musical
Ocean Youth Theatre Company
0800 046 9692
Titanic - The Southampton Story
Sarah Siddons Fan Club
Holyrood Church, Southampton
Denmead Operatic Society
Park Community School