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Londoners invited to paddle and pick plastic from waterways this April

Londoners invited to paddle and pick plastic from waterways this April

| March 15, 2016

Paddle and Pick campaign will pick the plastic & paddle the Thames to raise awareness of plastic pollution, collecting rubbish from London’s waterways on canoes, paddleboards and kayaks Between April 8 and 13,  London’s waterways will host recreational paddlers collecting rubbish from canoes, paddleboards and  kayaks all in a bid to raise awareness of the […]

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Take to the River Thames with free paddleboard and kayaking lessons at TideFest, Sunday 28 September

Take to the River Thames with free paddleboard and kayaking lessons at TideFest, Sunday 28 September

| September 16, 2014

Free stand up paddleboarding and kayaking lessons at Kew Bridge are just some of the great activities taking place along the River Thames as part of TideFest on Sunday 28th September. Other activities include angling competitions, foreshore exploration, river dipping, wildlife spotting, trips to an island nature reserve, a sailing competition and a heritage walk […]

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Thames Tidefest: free kayak & stand up paddleboarding

Thames Tidefest: free kayak & stand up paddleboarding

| September 6, 2014

  TideFest  is a new River Thames event taking place on World Rivers Day  – Sunday 28th September 2014 – to highlight and celebrate the recreational importance of the Thames Tideway to Londoners. TideFest is taking place as part of the month long Totally Thames festival and is supported by the Thames Tunnel Now Coalition and the […]

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SUP on the Thames at night

SUP on the Thames at night

| March 30, 2013

It’s dark and cold and I am standing on a wobbly board in the middle of the River Thames. It’s an odd sensation, standing on water, but that’s what Stand Up Paddle Boarding, or SUP, is all about. I’m here with Paul Hyman from Active360, a new outfit which is promoting SUP in west London. […]

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