Totally Thames

Every year from the first to the thirtieth of September the banks of the Thames come alive with events and initiatives that celebrate the river of the capital.

The Totally Thames festival programme features live music and shows, regattas and rowing competitions as well as events for children and exhibitions.

Among these, a series of outdoor exhibits of The World’s Oldest Boat Race,the Race for Doggett’s Coat and Badge, rowed by apprentice river workers since 1715.

An exhibition dedicated to the works produced during the Rivers of the World project which sees students from all over the world participate in artistic reflections and representations about the significance the river has on the environment.

Bengal’s Durga is an exhibition that involves millions of people every autumn, it celebrates the culture of the West Bengal river communities.

 

 

(Images: Pixabay, Pixabay)

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