Celebrity Guest Speakers

Princess Cruises unveils star line-up for Summer Seacations

The celebrity speaker line-up, which includes household names from across the world of TV, entertainment and sport, will be the fourth Encounters with Discovery at Sea speaker programme Princess Cruises has hosted on its UK-based ships.

The programme comprises:

  • Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards – former British Olympic skier, portrayed in biographical film ‘Eddie the Eagle’. Three-night cruise on Regal Princess, departing July 31.
  • Tessa Sanderson – former British Olympic javelin thrower and heptathlete who won gold for Great Britain at the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics. Four-night cruise on Regal Princess, departing August 28.
  • Shaun Wallace – barrister, lecturer and television personality, best recognised as one of the ‘chasers’ on the ITV quiz show ‘The Chase’. Three-night cruise on Regal Princess, departing August 14.
  • Rob Rinder – criminal barrister and television personality, starring in reality TV court show ‘Judge Rinder’. Three-night cruise on Regal Princess, departing August 7.
  • Sally Gunnell - former track and field athlete who won gold for Great Britain in the 1992 Barcelona Olympics for the 400 metre hurdles. Gunnell remains the only woman to have won the European, World, Commonwealth and Olympic 400m hurdles titles. Three-night cruise on Sky Princess, departing September 3.

In addition, guest entertainer appearances will include popstar Gareth Gates and X Factor runner-up Andy Abraham.

Guests can also hear stories and enriching presentations from a destination expert and a maritime lecturer, who will provide their expertise and insight into travelling the world and working at sea.