Events Calendar - Do join us at one of our Winter or Spring events on and around the river. 

Please scroll down to see the events taking place in each of our five branch areas - its a long page!  Do remember that members may take part in the activities of any RTS branch - just get in touch with the named contact for each event for further details and advice.

 

 

UPPER THAMES

General enquiries & events:   

Abi Reynolds:   01865 779241  maise_life@hotmail.com

Tuesday 21st February Monthly Lunch at The Nag's Head, Abingdon Bridge, OX14 3HX: Meet at 1 pm.
Saturday 25th March Branch AGM, Sandford Village Hall, 10am for coffee, starts at 10.30 am.Lunch afterwards at King's Arms.


MIDDLE THAMES

General enquiries:

Emma Abbott:  07877 191614  zitzeeb@gmail.com

Events: Colin Howard: 01895 230027  howard399@sky.com
Friday 27th January Annual Quiz Night, on board Waterman at Hobbs Boatyard, Henley-on-Thames.  Come & join a team or bring one with you!  Boarding 7.00 pm, quiz at 7.30 pm.  Hot supper & coffee included.  £18.00 per person.  Bookings to Colin Howard.
Wednesday 15th February 'Water for London - A story of 2,000 Years':  Lunch and a talk at Maidenhead Rowing Club.  Contact Colin for further details.
 Saturday 11th March  Branch AGM:  Leander Club, Henley-on-Thames.  10.30 for 11.00 am.
   

 TEDDINGTON TO OLD WINDSOR  

 General enquiries & events:  Paula Day:  0208 979 4397  paula.gilder@hotmail.co.uk
 Sunday 5th February  Pub Lunch at The Anglers' Retreat, Staines, TW18 2RT:  Meet at 12 noon.
 Friday 24th February  'Policing the Thames' - A talk by the Met's Marine Response Team:  St James Parish Hall, Weybridge, KT13 8 DE.  7.30 pm.  Admission £5 (non-members £6)
 Sunday 5th March  Pub Lunch at The Kingfisher, Chertsey, KT16 8LF:  Meet at 12 noon.
 Thursday 30th March  Branch AGM:  St James Parish Hall, Weybridge, KT13 8DE.  7.30 pm.  Refreshments available.
 Friday 5th May  Annual Dinner, Thames Lodge, Stains, TW18 4SD.  3 course meal & coffee £25.00.  Bookings & payment by 1st April.  Contact Paula for further details.
   

 UPPER TIDEWAY

 General enquiries:  Hilary Pereira:  0208 892 5086 hilary.pickles@doctors.org.uk
 Events information:  John Maguire:  0208 840 7512  johnmag2000@tiscali.co.uk
 Thursday 19th January  'Lilian at 100' - RTS Branch Chair and resident owner of the Lilian, Hilary Pereira gives an illustrated history of this exceptional boat:  Joint meeting with the Richmond Society.  7.45 pm in The Theatre, Richmond Adult Community College, Parkshot, Richmond, TW9 2RE.  Hot & cold drinks available from 7.15 pm.
Wednesday 15th February Branch AGM:  The Twickenham Club, 7 Church Street, Twickenham, TW1 3NJ.  Meeting at 7.30 pm, to be followed by a screening of the Totally Thames film Life Afloat.
Tuesday 28th March 'A History of Swans on the Thames' - Find out about the role swans play in the ecosystem of the Thames, the tradition of Swan Upping and much more:  Event organised by The Chiswick Pier Trust.  Doors open at 7.00 pm for 7.30 start at The Pier House, Corney Reach Way, London, W4 2UG.  £3 at the door.
   

 CENTRAL TIDEWAY & ESTUARY

 General enquiries:  Sheila Suckling:  0208 641 3315 sheilaatcteb@gmail.com
Events: Jacqui Tamsitt:  07900 197328  jacqui.tamsitt@icloud.com
Thursday 12th January River Trip on the Thames Clipper to Greenwich, followed by luch at the Sail Loft Pub, Victoria Parade (just upstream from the Pier and Cutty Sark).  Meet at 11 am outside Embankment Station or at the pub 12.15 - 1 pm.  Please book for lunch with Jacqui.
Thursday 9th February Guided Tour of Fulham Football Club - Look behind the scenes, followed by a pub lunch in the locality.  Tour starts at 11.30 am - meet at the Cafe, Craven Cottage, Stevenage Road, Fulham, SW6 6HH.  [Nearest tube Putney Bridge].  £10 per person, payable in advance.  Contact Jacqui to book your place. 
Wednesday 8th March Branch AGM:  The Angel, 101 Bermondsey Wall East, SE16 4NR.  12.15 pm.  [nearest stations Bermondsey or Rotherhithe]  Reports on the year's work, elections and future activities.  Please let Jacqui know if  you will be staying for lunch afterwards.