Barge Driving Race 30th June 2018

Thames Barge Driving Event – 30 June Come and watch this real test of stamina in which lightermen row barges with 18-foot oars between Greenwich and Westminster. Thanks to their win last year the Company’s barge ‘Apprentice Lighterman’ will be given a five minute penalty, thus giving our deadly rival the PLA’s ‘Blackwall’ a distinct … read more


Henley Royal Regatta – 4th – 8th July 2018

Henley Royal Regatta – 4th – 8th July 2018 Freemen are invited to spend Wednesday, 4th July at the Regatta. By special arrangement tickets are available at £25 per person to be a Guest Member for the day at Remenham Club. Lunch can be booked with the Club and there may be some car parking, … read more


Quarterly Court & Luncheon – 3rd July 2018

Quarterly Court & Luncheon – 3rd July 2018 Once Court members and their guests are accommodated, there are usually a few places available for Craft Owning Freemen who would like to attend a Court Luncheon. Please let Martin know if you would like to apply for a place on a first come, first served basis. … read more


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