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24.08.2016

Thames Festival Trust is delighted to announce Totally Thames 2016, a season of 150 unmissable events which brings London’s river to life throughout the month of September with an exciting programme of arts, cultural, archaeological and river events.

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Take me to the river: Totally Thames announces a month of river-based culture
31.05.2016

Rowers more used to powering through waves on the tidal Thames are heading to Ireland for the Emerald Isle’s premier rowing event.

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PLA rowers hoping for luck of the Irish at Cork Harbour Festival
27.05.2016

Today, Tuesday 17 May 2016, Metal announces the 2016 programme for Estuary, a new, biennial arts festival curated in response to the spectacular Thames Estuary.

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ESTUARY 2016 programme announcement
23.05.2016

The Royal Borough of Greenwich launched its highly anticipated Royal Greenwich Festivals 2016 today (May 11) with a special preview event on board the magnificent Tall Ship The Morgenster.

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Tall Ship visit marks Royal Greenwich Festivals launch
22.03.2016

Preparations are underway for The 2016 Cancer Research UK Boat Races with the Port of London Authority clearing the four-and-a-quarter mile course from Putney to Mortlake.

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Preparations begin for annual University Boat Races
08.03.2016

A rare survivor of London’s historic docks will be celebrated by a major new gallery opening at the Museum of London Docklands on 25 March; the first part of a major development to transform the Museum of London Dockland’s galleries.

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Museum of London Docklands explores history of the largest docks in the world
02.03.2016

A national drowning prevention strategy that aims to halve the number of fatal incidents on or near water will be launched on 29 February by Transport Minister Robert Goodwill MP

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Water safety group’s call to action to reduce drowning
06.01.2016

The Port of London Authority has appointed Bob Baker as chief harbour master.

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Bob Baker appointed Port of London Authority Chief Harbour Master
17.12.2015

Kings College School took home the first prize and £1000 in the Port of London Authority’s (PLA) annual Rowing Safety Awards at a ceremony at the school’s rowing club on Putney Embankment.

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Kings College School takes home PLA Rowing Safety Award

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