Monday, 29 November 2021

Triumphant return to Thames for ‘Trad’ festival

Triumphant return to Thames for ‘Trad’ festival

THE Thames in Henley was turned into a colourful celebration of boating over the bank holiday weekend. Thousands of people attended ...

 

‘Trad’ boat festival returns for 42nd year

‘Trad’ boat festival returns for 42nd year

THOUSANDS of boating and vintage car enthusiasts descended for the Thames Traditional Boat Festival on Fawley Meadow, off Marlow Road, ...

 

Artist’s watercolour of Trad broken up into little pieces

Artist’s watercolour of Trad broken up into little pieces

THIS colourful painting is the perfect gift for a boating enthusiast. It depicts the Thames Traditional Boat Festival, which was held ...

 

Trad’s great. Boat festival’s back

Trad’s great. Boat festival’s back

IT has been hailed as a mini Glastonbury-on-Thames — a riotous festival of Englishness whose attractions include a Tetbury-sized ...

 

I spent pandemic building traditional wooden boat

I spent pandemic building traditional wooden boat

A MAN who has spent the last 18 months building a traditional boat says it gave him a sense of achievement, Steve Pestell, 60, from ...

 

Trad needs volunteers

Trad needs volunteers

THE organisers of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival are appealing for volunteers. The 42nd annual event will be held on Fawley ...

 

Fingers crossed for Trad festival

Fingers crossed for Trad festival

ORGANISERS of the Thames Traditional Boat Festival in Henley hope that this year’s event can go ahead as planned. The annual display ...

 

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 ...

 

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