Watt on earth are they thinking?

Archiemedean screws

Way back in June of this year, I first wrote about plans to install electricity generators at Sunbury Weir and I have to admit that I was rather hoping that the proposal had sunk without trace. Obviously not so.

Please don’t leave us hung out to dry

Truss's Island

Flood diversion work is already under way but will sufficient funds be allocated for 20-year project?

Secrets of gates’ long life revealed

Betty and Tommy Barr relive their river memories

One of the true joys of writing this column is meeting so many lovely people who have great tales to tell about their memories of living and working by our stretch of the Thames.