Rachael and David Willcox, from Bristol, got a gastric illness from a meal on their cruise
A couple are suing a luxury cruise provider after food poisoning ruined their dream holiday – and the husband was forced to spend two days in quarantine.
Rachael and David Willcox, from Bristol, became seriously ill with gastric illness after dining at a fancy restaurant on their £2,000 cruise around the Mediterranean.
They suffered sickness, lethargy and explosive diarrhoea on the Rhapsody of the Seas ship – and David was so sick he was quarantined in their cabin for two days.
As other passengers explored Croatia and Montenegro, the unhappy couple slept in their room as medics gave David injections and medication, eating what they labelled ‘bland’ meals from a specially designed room service menu – for ill people.
The menu was titled ‘a bland diet can settle troublesome…