Black& white image of a large group of people at White Star Line function c 1920'sThe annual BTS convention held in Southampton is an excellent opportunity to meet up with fellow Titanic enthusiasts, and features displays, lectures and sales tables on the Saturday followed by a formal Gala dinner in the evening. The Sunday includes an informative trip out to Titanic-related sites finishing off a fascinating weekend.

Preparations for next year are well under way, check out the Open Day poster for details:

Poster advertising the British Titanic Society Convention 2015

Thanks to everyone for a very enjoyable and well received 2014 convention. Images from this and many other conventions are also available on Ian Huntly’s Titanic Commemoration website.

 Selection of images from past conventions….

Wreaths at the bottom of Southampton's Titanic Engineers' memorial

Wreaths at the Titanic Engineers’ memorial in Southampton

Wreaths at musicians' memorial

Wreaths at musicians’ memorial

 

 

 

Wreaths from the British Titanic Society are laid on Titanic memorials every year by volunteers.

Frederick Fleet's grave with wreaths

Frederick Fleet’s grave