First up, the Daily Mail:
Not so plain sailing: Titanic memorial cruise hit by gales and 30ft waves as it crosses the Irish Sea
Perhaps they should have expected bad luck when they decided to cruise the same route as the Titanic to commemorate the 100th anniversary of its sinking.
But luckily, passengers aboard the MS Balmoral, retracing the Titanic's maiden voyage, didn't endure the same fate as passengers a century ago, they were simply delayed by two hours while sailing to Ireland.
Gales and waves reaching 30ft battered the ship as it crossed the Irish ea to reach Cobh, on the south coast of Ireland, and there were relieved faces as passengers were allowed to step off the ship when it docked....MORE