• Employee Spotlight on Gareth Chalmers

    “I really love to inspire people to make positive changes and differences in their lives.” Scientists increasingly recognise the benefits of blue and green spaces…

  • BRIC Project: On the road to Rouen

    In March, all the partners from the Building Resilience in Communities (BRIC) project finally managed to meet in person, gathering in Rouen, France. It was…

  • Employee Spotlight on Michael O’Neill

    “I am really fond of the Cray. It makes me smile knowing that Lord Nelson used to go salmon fishing on the River Cray.” Our…

  • Welcome to Thames21

    We reconnect people to nature by helping them enjoy, protect and enhance their local rivers.

    Whether it’s the Thames or one of its many tributaries, we offer inspiring ways for communities to get down to their local riverbank.

    Rivers, canals and stretches of open water are the perfect antidote to urban living – which is one of the reasons thousands of volunteers help us rewild and protect them every year.

    Our aim is to rebuild the relationship between communities and their rivers; restoring river health and boosting wellbeing and community cohesion in the process.

    Feeling inspired?  Find out more