Got lock and lane woes? Take a different tack…

Walton Bridge in the 1920s

Following on from last week’s Riverwatch in which I outlined an idea for closing off Walton Lane at the Walton Bridge end that was put forward by Doug Myers from Weybridge, I’ve had a note from Nick Pollard, the chairman of the Sunbury and Shepperton Local History Society.

Chance to try sailing at club day

Wayfarer dinghy

At last it appears that our long-delayed spring may be about to appear – and not before time as far as I’m concerned.

The proof of the pudding…

It's definitely that time of year when the thoughts of many folk turn towards the possibility of getting out on the river.

It’s plain sailing in Staines

Fancy doing something a little different this weekend? If so, why not get yourself down to Staines Sailing Club to take advantage of their free 'Go Boating' day on Saturday, June 7 between 11am and 5pm.