Thursday, 24 June 2021

Thames Traditional Boat Festival might not take place

Thames Traditional Boat Festival might not take place

WILL the “Trad” be held this summer? While the little group of volunteers who run the Thames Traditional Boat Festival are all more ...

 

Boat festival cancelled due to pandemic

Boat festival cancelled due to pandemic

THE organisers of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival have finally decided to cancel this year’s event because of the coronavirus ...

 

‘Trad’ boat festival will go ahead (fingers crossed)

‘Trad’ boat festival will go ahead (fingers crossed)

THE organisers of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival hope it can go ahead as planned despite the coronavirus pandemic. The annual ...

 

Boat festival tribute for 80th anniversary of Dunkirk

Boat festival tribute for 80th anniversary of Dunkirk

THE 80th anniversary of the Dunkirk evacuation will take centre stage at this year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley. The ...

 

French boat enthusiasts get a flavour of the Thames

French boat enthusiasts get a flavour of the Thames

FRENCH guests visited the River & Rowing Museum in Henley before attending the Thames Traditional Boat Festival. Organisers of the ...

 

Good Evans surely

CHRIS EVANS was told off by a stranger during a visit to the Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley. The radio and television ...

 

Thousands celebrate boating heritage

Thousands celebrate boating heritage

ABOUT 15,000 people attended the 41st edition of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival. Boating and vintage car enthusiasts descended ...

 

Stones pianist to play Trad

Stones pianist to play Trad

A PIANIST who has recorded and toured with the Rolling Stones is the Crooked Billet’s star musical attraction at this weekend’s Thames ...

 

‘Trad’ boat festival returns for 41st year

‘Trad’ boat festival returns for 41st year

THIS year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival was officially launched at the River & Rowing Museum. The 41st event will take place at ...

 

Boats launch

THIS year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival will be officially launched at the River & Rowing Museum in Henley on Thursday, March 7. ...

 

All set for the 40th Trad boat festival

All set for the 40th Trad boat festival

THE 40th Thames Traditional Boat Festival will take place near Henley this weekend. It will take place from today (Friday) until ...

 

There’s at least 1,001 reasons why the Trad floats my boat

There’s at least 1,001 reasons why the Trad floats my boat

THEY’LL get through eight tonnes of coronation chicken at Wimbledon. Not to mention sandwiches and salads, poached chicken, mayonnaise,...

 

Attractions galore at 40th traditional boat festival

Attractions galore at 40th traditional boat festival

THE Thames Traditional Boat Festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary this summer. The largest gathering of traditional river craft ...

 

Councillors split over grant for ‘Trad’

Councillors split over grant for ‘Trad’

HENLEY Town Council could give £2,500 towards the cost of this year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival. Organiser Lady McAlpine, of ...

 

Boat festival rebranded for 2018

Traditional Boat Festival rebranded as the Trad

THE Thames Traditional Boat Festival has been rebranded. The event, which is held at Fawley Meadows in Henley every summer, has a new ...

 

Royal barge returning to traditional boat festival for third year

Royal barge returning to traditional boat festival for third year

MORE than 200 craft including the royal row barge Gloriana will participate in this year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley. ...

 

TV 'shed' coming to boat festival

TV 'shed' coming to boat festival

ONE of Britain’s top “sheds” will be among the attractions at this year’s Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley. Teresa Verney ...

 

Boaters salute terror victims

TWO French boats took part in a sail past at the Thames Traditional Boat Festival as a tribute to victims of the terrorist attack in ...

 

Every craft imaginable at Boat Festival

THOUSANDS of people attended the Thames Traditional Boat Festival over the weekend. The three-day event, which started on Friday, saw ...

 

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