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Monday 19th March 2012
Dress Code : CASUAL Sunrise : 6 . 53am Sunset : 6 . 56pm GMT : + 9
Sunday Worship Collection Captain David Warden - Owen gratefully acknowledges your
generous donations on Sunday 18th March . The collection totalling £169 . 75 will be donated to the World Cruise Charities
Weather Forecast : Winds : ENE ' ly . Force : 3 / 4 Sky : Cloudy with a chance of showers Temp : 13°C CRUISE ITINERARY :
Japanese Art Display A big thank you to Seiji Maeda , for his art display yesterday which was much appreciated . Mr . Maeda has kindly donated the works of art to the Saga Ruby for the Country Fayre
which will be held later in the cruise to raise money for the World Cruise Charities .
Comedian , Gerry Graham
Sydney , Australia Saturday 25th February
Cairns , Australia Wednesday 29th February
Bitung , Indonesia Monday 5th March
Manila , Philippines Thursday 8th March
Nagasaki , Japan Monday 12th March
Fast , funny , observant and witty , Gerry has been entertaining audiences worldwide for over 35 years now , and his ability to connect is as sharp now as it ever was . Born into a showbiz family in South Yorkshire , his first taste of laughter came at the age of 7 , and he was playing guitar in a skiffle group two years later . Since turning professional in 1974 , Gerry has entertained in jungles , aircraft hangars , been dropped off helicopters in Northern Ireland to entertain the troops , travelled thousands of miles to club and cabaret engagements , and appeared in just about every major theatre in the UK , including the London Palladium . Gerry ' s first cruise was aboard the Canberra in 1977 , and he ' s been cruising regularly ever since , for P & O , Saga , Fred Olsen , and Airtours , amongst others . In 2005 , he appeared as Harry Stubbs in the West End show Cliff - the Musical . Very much in demand in UK in panto , variety and Olde Tyme Music Hall , squeaky or cheeky but never blue , his act has been described by Lord Bilston of Bilston as ' Good clean British fun " , and he is delighted to be back on board Saga Ruby .
Jeju Island , South Korea Tuesday 13th March
Tianjin Xingang ( for Bejing ) , China Thursday 15th and Friday 16th March
Shanghai , China Sunday 18th March
Hirara , Miyako Island , Japan Tuesday 20th March
Keelung ( for Taipei ) , Taiwan Wednesday 21st March
Today ' s Highlights
Hong Kong Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th March
12 . 30pm
Dining Room The Saga Ruby Gala Luncheon Our Food and Beverage Team invite you to a Special Gala Lunch . The Dining Room will be open from 12 . 15pm to give you an
opportunity to take photographs .
Ho Chi Minh City , Vietnam Tuesday 27th and Wednesday 28th March
RECEPTION DESK Upper Deck , Mid - ships Open 24 hours Dial : 500 MEDICAL CENTRE B Deck Open : 8 . 30am - 11 . 00am 5 . 00pm - 6 . 00pm Tel : 393 ( during clinic hours ) Out of hours or in the event of an emergency dial 500 .
6 . 00pm
Ballroom ~ A Pre - Dinner Presentation - Join Submarine Maritime Historian Commander Jeff Tall for this
personal perspective on the retaking of the islands " The Falklands War - A Close Run Thing "
World Cruise 2012
SAGA Cruising done properly
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JOHN ' S GIGGLE : - Today , a quote from an article in a village newsletter - " The women ' s club annual costume party was held last week . The ladies were asked to come dressed like tramps and that was easy for most of them "
* Golf tuition : For all those that have registered , please meet with Scott in the Golf Simulator at your designated times * MORNING 9 . 00am HOSTESS CORNER Meet Social Hostess , Carol for a chat , help or information and today ' s crossword puzzle , South Cape Bar
sudoku and quiz until 9 . 45am . 9 . 00am LINE DANCING Join Roanna and Goran for line dancing fun ! Singles welcome !
Ballroom 9 . 00am SIT & BE FIT CLASS 1 For those who have registered join Liliana for this gentle morning exercise .
Britannia Lounge 9 . 00am COMPUTER CLASS Lesson 6 - All those that have registered please meet Alan for your class
Computer Centre ( this will be repeated at 2 . 00pm ) . 9 . 15am BEANBAG BOULES Join Fernando , Kayleigh and fellow passengers to aim for the jack .
Britannia Foyer 9 . 45am BRIDGE FOR IMPROVERS Join Bridge Instructor , Barrie for " Competitive Bidding after a INT Opening " .
Card Room 10 . 00am " BLOOPERS & BONGS " A laugh a minute talk on the world of Reggie Bosanquet , Sandy Gall and others behind Ballroom
the scenes at ITN by Author & Corresondent Sam Hall . 10 . 00am SIT & BE FIT CLASS 2 For those who have registered join Liliana for this gentle morning exercise .
Britannia Lounge 10 . 15am DARTS Meet James at the oche for a game of killer darts .
Lido Deck 10 . 15am ARTS & CRAFTS Join Judith as she hands out embellishments and cards to make a Kimono card .
Lido Café 10 . 30am LIBRARY Kim will be in attendance until 12noon should you require any assistance .
Library 10 . 30am SEASTRETCH Join Liliana for a gentle morning stretch class .
Britannia Lounge 11 . 00am " HONG KONG - CHINA ' S SOUTHERN SHOWPIECE " A presentation by Destinations Lecturer Dr . Peter Crimes . Ballroom
Followed by Shore Excursions Manager Jacquie with the tours options available to you . 11 . 00am MINIBRIDGE FOR BEGINNERS Join Ann for play and instruction on ' Defense Play ' .
Card Room 11 . 15am SHUFFLEBOARD Join James and Kayleigh and take in the view as you play this nautical game .
Bridge Deck Aft 12noon GENERAL KNOWLEDGE QUIZ Join Fernando for a little light - hearted pre - luncheon trivia .
Britannia Lounge AFTERNOON 12 . 15pm TAP DANCING CLASS Join Onboard Dancer , Chris for more toe - tapping fun .
Ballroom 12 . 30pm THE SAGA RUBY GALA LUNCHEON Our Food and Beverage Team invite you to a Special Gala Lunch .
Dining Room The Dining Room will be open from 12 . 15pm to give you an opportunity to take photographs . 12 . 30pm LUNCHTIME MELODIES relax and enjoy the sounds of The Tritones Trio until 1 . 15pm .
Britannia Lounge 1 . 45pm WATERCOLOUR CLASS Join our Artist in Residence Sue for " A Kimono Life Drawing Class " .
Britannia Lounge 2 . 00pm SAGA RUBY BRIDGE CLUB Join Bamie for a friendly game of Duplicate Bridge . Singles welcome , partners found ! Card Room 2 . 00pm LIBRARY Helen will be in attendance until 3 . 30pm for the loan of DVDs and stamping of Souvenir passports . 2 . 00pm COMPUTER CLASS Lesson 6 - All those that have registered please meet Alan for your lesson
Computer Centre ( this is a repeat of the earlier lesson ) . 2 . 15pm " STAR CONSTELLATIONS - FINDING YOUR WAY AROUND THE SKY " A presentation by Astronomer Prof . David Hughes . Cinema Theatre 2 . 15pm DECK QUOITS Join Fernando and Liliana for this nautical game .
Upper Deck Aft 2 . 15pm DANCE CLASS Join Roanna and Goran to trip the light fantastic , today , the Beginners Social Foxtrot .
Ballroom 3 . 15pm " WHAT IS PSYCHOTHERAPY AND DO I NEED IT ? " A presentation by Psychiatrist Dr . Phil Davison .
Cinema Theatre 3 . 15pm SAGA RUBY PASSENGER CHOIR Join Alan Webb to exercise those vocal chords !
Preview 3 . 15pm TARGET GOLF Meet James and Liliana for this challenging golfing game .
Bridge Deck Aft 3 . 15pm CROSS STITCH CORNER Join Mark for a friendly chat over a stitch or two .
Lido Café 3 . 30pm LOW IMPACT AEROBICS Join Kayleigh for this fun low impact exercise , great for toning & burning off those Cloud 9 Gym
calories . ( Please wear appropriate footwear ) . 4 . 15pm
AFTERNOON TEA DANCE Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea with the company of the Cruise Team and take to the Ballroom
floor for a dance or two . Your dances will be announced by Social Hostess Carol . 4 . 30pm PILATES Join Kayleigh for this holistic approach to exercise . ( Please wear appropriate footwear ) .
Cloud 9 Gym 4 . 30pm EMAIL ASSISTANCE Join Alan for any help you may require in sending and receiving emails until 6 . 00pm . Computer Centre 5 . 15pm TABLE TENNIS Join James and fellow guests and play to be today ' s champion .
Cloud 9 Gym EVENING Please note , the Card Room will be closed from 5 . 30pm - 8 . 00pm for a private function . Thank you . 6 . 00pm COCKTAIL HOUR Enjoy a selection of music and requests with William until 7 . 00pm .
South Cape Bar 6 . 00pm A SPECIAL RUM COCKTAIL NIGHT Enjoy a selection of rum cocktails at the special price of £2 . 00 until 7 . 30pm . Preview 6 . 00pm A PRE - DINNER PRESENTATION ' THE FALKLANDS WAR - A CLOSE RUN THING " Submarine Maritime Historian Ballroom
Commander Jeff Tall OBE RN tells the story of the retaking of the islands from a personal perspective . 6 . 30pm A CHANCE TO DANCE with The Tritones Duo and our Gentlemen Hosts until 7 . 15pm .
Britannia Lounge 8 . 30pm EASY LISTENING Join Cocktail Pianist William for a superb selection of musical melodies .
South Cape Bar 8 . 45pm TEAM TRIVIA Join Carol for tonight ' s fun General Knowledge Quiz .
Britannia Lounge 8 . 45pm AFTER DINNER DANCING with The Saga Ruby Orchestra and our Gentlemen Hosts until 9 . 25pm .
Ballroom 9 . 30pm CABARET SHOWTIME proudly presents Comedy Entertainer Gerry Graham .
Ballroom Later , music for dancing from The Saga Ruby Orchestra with our Gentlemen Hosts . 10 . 30pm EASY LISTENING Join Cocktail Pianist William for more marvellous musical melodies until late .
South Cape Bar 10 . 30pm GOURMET BITES Enjoy this late night snack until 11 . 15pm .
Lido Café 10 . 30pm CABARET & COCKTAILS A terrific selection of music to dance to with our very own Tritones Trio .
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10 . 00am Ballroom | 11 . 00am
Ballroom | | 2 . 15pm
Cinema Theatre " Bloopers & Bongs "
" Hong Kong -
" Star Constellations - Finding Remember Reggie Bosanquet , Il China ' s Southern Showpiece " | | your way around the sky " Sandy Gall & others with this A presentation by
A presentation by laugh a minute talk by Destinations Lecturer
Astronomer Author & Correspodent
Dr . Peter Crimes
Prof . David Hughes Sam Hall
3 . 15pm Cinema Theatre | | 6 . 00pm
Ballroom | | 4 . 30pm & 9 . 15pm Cinema Theatre
A Pre - Dinner Presentation " An American in Paris " " What is Psychotherapy " The Falklands War -
Dazzling colour and brilliant and do I need it ? "
A Close Run Thing " choreography frame a lovely score by A presentation by
George and Ira Gershwin in this highly Psychiatrist Submarine Maritime Historian
original musical . Dr . Phil Davison
Commander Jeff Tall
Duration : 113 Minutes Not Rated
9 . 30pm
Cabaret Showtime A Special Guest Appearance will open the show
followed by The Treasure Chest
& ' Classy , Clean & Comical ' we welcome Saga favourite
' Good Clean British Fun ' - Lord Bilston
Later , music for dancing from The Saga Ruby Orchestra with our Gentlemen Hosts
10 . 30pm
Cabaret & Cocktails Enjoy a terrific selection of music to dance to
with our very own Tritones Trio
Channel 2 Channel 4 Channel 6 Channel 8
SAGA RUBY TV Please note that ship ' s announcements can be heard on all of the below channels View from the Bridge
Channel 3 ship ' s Position Destination Travel Guide : Hong Kong & Taiwan
Channel 5 ' What Freud really said ' by Dr . Phil Davison ' Royal , National & Charity Events ' by Sir Michael Parker Channel 7 Movie Channel Music Channel
Channel 9 - 15 Satellite Permitting
Channel 7 - Movie Channel : Raise the Red Lantern ; Duration 125 minutes .
Showings at Midnight , 7 . 00am , 10 . 00am , 2 . 00pm , 5 . 00pm and 9 . 00pm
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GIFT SHOP & PORT SHOP
Veranda Deck ( Port side ) Both Shops Open : 9 . 00am - 10 . 00pm
Perfume Party !
Today we have a great selection of fragrances and special gift sets . Buy any 2 x 100ml perfumes and
get 10 % off * Ask a member of the shops team about our price
guarantee . Shop onboard with confidence knowing our prices will not be beaten !
( * offer excludes Chanel )
Food & Beverage DINING ROOM & BAR OPENING HOURS LIDO CAFE Early Risers ' Coffee
7 . 00am - 7 . 30am Breakfast
7 . 30am - 10 . 00am Lunch
12 . 30pm - 2 . 00pm Alternative Dinner
7 . 00pm - 9 . 00pm Gourmet Bites
10 . 30pm - 11 . 15pm BALLROOM Afternoon Tea
4 . 15pm - 5 . 00pm THE VIEW
7 . 00pm - 9 . 00pm DINING ROOM Breakfast
8 . 00am - 9 . 30am Gala Lunch
12 . 30pm - 2 . 00pm Dinner
6 . 45pm - 9 . 00pm BARS Lido Bar ( weather permitting )
10 . 00am - 7 . 30pm South Cape Bar
10 . 00am - 1 . 00am Preview
12noon - 2 . 00pm
5 . 30pm - Late Ballroom
8 . 30pm - Midnight
TOURS OFFICE Open : 9 . 00am - 10 . 00am & 4 . 00pm - 6 . 00pm . Jacquie and Julie will be pleased to answer any queries regarding your Shore Excursions during their opening hours .
Open today : 8 . 00am - 10 . 00pm . US Dollars and Euros are available for exchange . We accept
cash , cheques and travellers ' cheques . Please note that it is not possible to use your boarding
Swipe / Key card for foreign exchange .
£2 . 00
£1 . 50
SPECIAL DRINKS OF THE DAY TEQUILA SUNRISE ( Alcoholic ) ( Tequila , Orange Juice and Grenadine ) . BANANA BOAT ( Non - Alcoholic ) ( Cream , Pineapple Juice , Colada Mix and Fresh Banana ) . IRISH COFFEE ( Hot Drink ) ( Irish Whiskey , Simple Syrup , Coffee and Cream ) .
Veranda Deck ( Starboard side ) Open : 9 . 00am - 11 . 00am , 3 . 00pm - 5 . 00pm
and 8 . 30pm - 9 . 30pm . Come and see our unique World Cruise collection ! 14 great photographs for just £9 . 99 ! Order your collection
today and you will receive a ClixxPixx photo album worth £5 . 00 absolutely free ! The photo album is available
in 2 styles - Frosted and Anthracite . Take home a great memory of your cruise . Simply use the drop box in the gallery or see the Photographers during their gallery hours
for more information .
£1 . 75
Decleor Hair & Beauty Salon
THE VIEW If you would like to reserve a table , please visit Maitre d ' View Bernardo , who will be in attendance between 10 . 00am - 11 . 00am and 5 . 45pm - 6 . 15pm to take your
bookings for any day of the cruise .
Ext : 398 8 . 00am - 7 . 00pm C - DECK SPA POOL
Ext : 398 7 . 00am - 7 . 00pm CLOUD 9 GYM
Ext : 754 7 . 00am - 7 . 00pm Please note that even when the Spa is open , there is no lifeguard on
duty . This applies to both pools on board . AROMA CLASSIC FACIAL
Hydrate , balance and restore a healthy glow to your skin with this facial which includes a superb Aromaplastie mask .
55 minutes for only £49 . 00 ! Book and receive today and enjoy a complimentary
foot & ankle massage
CRUISE SALES DESK Open today : 10 . 00am - 12noon and 2 . 00pm - 4 . 30pm . Cruise Sales Consultant Sara is available for any enquiries
you may have regarding a future cruise . Why not take advantage of discussing your requirements and booking your next cruise whilst on board . Information is also now
available for the World Cruise 2013 .