Latest news and activities:

2016 AGM

The Society's 2016 AGM took place on Saturday 23rd April at Glenmore House, Surbiton.  Members examined the annual accounts and reports, elected directors and presidents and heard updates about Society activities including the cutter, Thames Guardian, now in her new home at Richmond.   The meeting was followed by presentation of the Thames Heritage Trust and River Thames Society annual awards - see Awards page for details.

RTS out and about on the river:

GRR 27.9.14

RTS cutter Thames Guardian, with veteran crew and carrying the Mayor of Henley-on-Thames as passenger, takes part in the Great River Race, 27 September 2014. (photo: Peter Finch)


Eton Excelsior 2

Eton Excelsior RC receives aThames Heritage Trust Award, presented by John Skuse, RTS Middle Thames Chairman (l) May 2014.


 Walton Heritage Day

RTS Teddington to Old Windsor branch members brave the cold and greet the public at Walton Heritage Day, 2013. (photo:  Gillian Rix)


Source to Sea Relay

 Source to Sea Relay, September 2013:  Jolly Brit at Bell Weir Lock (photo:  Peter Finch)


Coronation River Pageant

Coronation River Pageant, June 2013:  Thames Guardian on the regatta course at Henley.  (photo:  Ann Acres)


Cutter crew 

Thames Guardian

 RTS cutter Thames Guardian took part in the manpowered section of the Jubilee Pageant flotilla, June 2012.(Photos:  Brian Smith)



50th Anniversary Celebration at the Houses of Parliament,  May 2012