Ventura, Queen Victoria, Braemar (III), Marella Celebration & Azura
Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, most cruise lines suspended operations.  P&O formally announced on the 16th March 2020 the Carnival policy of stopping until the 11th April.  Azura returned on the 1st April 2020, docking in QEII Terminal.  She had been on a Caribbean cruise when the 30 day pause was announced.  She anchored outside Barbados for several days, sailing directly home on the 21st.  P&O had posted on Facebook on the 19th she would be going to Portland anchorage.  Meanwhile Marella Celebration left Nab Anchorage Number 4 to berth in 104 for fuel, supplies and to have the rubbish emptied.  Ventura was still in Mayflower Terminal, Vicky in City and Braemar in Ocean.  Because of the Coronavirus restrictions, although not all during lay-up are shown, I have included them as they were in port.
More Hokey Cokey ships on the 2nd April 2020.  Ventura was in 106, Marella Celebration 104, Queen Victoria 101, Braemar 46 and Azura in 38/9.  Ventura was due to go off for another tootle at 2pm, crews cheering loudly, while the Marella returned to Nab Anchorage 4 after the second Clap For Carers event at 8pm when all ships blew their horns.  Just before 9.30pm, Braemar vacated 46 and headed to 104.
For photos of the cruise ship comings and goings during lay-up, check out the 2020 list in the Southampton Stalking Index.

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