Operatic past for riverside home

D’Oyly Carte Island

I seem to be on something of a roll here with articles about islands – but, hey, there are loads of islands on our stretch of the Thames, so why not?

A Thameside calling: To live by the river

Thames Ditton Island

Living beside the water has always acted as a magnet – particularly for those who can afford to pay the premium for having a view out onto the river.

Everyone welcome at annual boating rally

Association of Thames Yacht Clubs

Lots of boaters I know don’t belong to a boat club of any description. They simply like to potter around on the river with family and friends, taking in the sights and sounds of the Thames in all its beauty.

Jenny embodies the camaraderie of the river

Jenny Beagle

Woman selflessly helps desperate father facing tragedy with Fuzz