Sweet Thames

Wednesday 17th March and Thursday 18th March

Wednesday
Steve Capel-Davies is a river engineer, with strong links to Wallingford Museum. He has had a lifetime’s involvement with the Thames, during which time he developed a great interest in all aspects of its history.
John Tough will be giving us a history of Tough’s Boatyard in Watermen’s Cutters, Richmond Teddington, looking at six generations of the Tough family on the Thames.
Thursday
Cliff Colborne is a long-term member of the Thames Traditional Boats Society, and will talk about the development of unpowered boating on this river.
Graham Scholey is the biodiversity technical specialist for the MV Havengore Thames Area Environment Agency. He will be talking to us about the wildlife and ecology of the Thames area.

Closing date for applications Wednesday 10th March.

Cost £3.00 per device

Please book electronically by clicking on the ‘TICKETSOURCE’ icon immediately below. This is by far the best and easiest option.

Please note when using Ticket Source to book this event your confirmation email will only show 17th March, be assured that by paying the £3.00 fee you are booked for the two mornings and the Zoom link for the both mornings will be sent out on 15th March.

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If you experience any difficulty, please email the organiser Patsy Thornton, patsy@thorntac.co.uk giving your name and the u3a to which you belong.

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