All our events and activities are open to communities.

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Conservation activities on the River Shuttle

Marlborough Park Avenue, Sidcup

Meet: Marlborough Park Avenue, Sidcup Help us to remove loose geotextile matting in the river channel through Willersley Park. Dress for the weather and please...

The River Shuttle – restoration work

Crofton Avenue, Bexley

Meet: Crofton Avenue, Bexley   Time: 10.30am – 2.30pm (hot drinks will be provided but please bring lunch with you if you intend to stay...

The River Shuttle – restoration work

Crofton Avenue, Bexley

Meet: Crofton Avenue, Bexley Time: 10.30am – 2.30pm (hot drinks will be provided but please bring lunch with you if you intend to stay for...

The River Shuttle – Bexley Woods clean up

Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Jump in and help us to clean up the River Shuttle form top to bottom over the next 3 weeks. Events run from the upper...

The River Shuttle – Riverdale Road clean up

Riverdale Road, Bexley

Jump in and help us to clean up the River Shuttle. All equipment provided. Please let me know your shoe size in advance No access to...

The River Shuttle – Love Lane clean up

Riverdale Road, Bexley

Jump in and help us to clean up the River Shuttle. All equipment provided. Please let me know your shoe size in advance No access to...

The River Shuttle – Lower reaches clean up

Knoll Road, Bexley

Jump in and help us to clean up the River Shuttle. All equipment provided. Please let me know your shoe size in advance No access to...

River Shuttle (Bexley) Clean-Up

Bexley Woods Meet at the entrance to the Woods on Murchison Avenue, BExley

Jump in and help us to clean up the River Shuttle in Bexley Woods. All equipment provided. Please let me know your shoe size in...

Friends of the Shuttle Clean-Up

Meet at the junction of Days Land and Berwick Crescent Sidcup

Jump in and join the Friends of the Shuttle and help to clean up the river Shuttle. Please confirm your attendance with Robert and let...

River Shuttle Clean Up

Holly Oak Wood Park Days Lane, Sidcup

Join us to help clean up this beautiful stretch of the River Shuttle. All equipment provided, please let us know your shoe size in advance....

Friends of the Shuttle Clean-Up

Junction of Hartford Road and Knoll Road Bexley

Jump in and join the Friends of the Shuttle and help clean up the River Shuttle. Please confirm your attendance and let us know you...

Bexley Summer Camp – camp fire!

Bexley Woods Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Join us for an evening campfire by the river to wrap up a summer of activities. This will be held at the Scout hut in...

Bexley Summer Camp – Shelter building!

Bexley Woods Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Join us for a morning of fun on the River Shuttle in Bexley Woods building your very own shelter!. All equipment provided but children must...

Bexley Summer Camp – Shelter building!

Bexley Woods Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Join us for a morning of fun on the River Shuttle in Bexley Woods building your very own shelter!. All equipment provided but children must...

River Shuttle Clean Up (Friends of the Shuttle)

Crofton Avenue, Bexley

Join the Friends of The Shuttle, supported by Thames21 as they tackle the litter along the river. Meet at Crofton Avenue, Bexley, DA5 3AU where the river...

The River Shuttle – Clean Up

Riverdale Road Riverdale Road, Bexley

Join us to help clean up this beautiful stretch of the River Shuttle in Bexley. All equipment provided, long sleeves and old clothing recommended. Please email Joanne.bradley@thames21.org.uk...

The River Shuttle – Clean Up

Willersley Park Willersley Avenue, Sidcup

Join Friends of the Shuttle to help clean up this beautiful stretch of the River Shuttle, Bexley. All equipment provided, long sleeves and old clothes...

The River Shuttle – Tackling Japanese Knotweed

Pippenhall Stables Bexley Road , Eltham

Join us to help tackle a large area of Japanese Knotweed at the head waters of the River Shuttle. We will be cutting back the...

The River Shuttle – Tackling Japanese Knotweed

Pippenhall Stables Bexley Road , Eltham

Join us to help tackle a large area of Japanese Knotweed at the head waters of the River Shuttle. We will be cutting back the...

The River Shuttle – Family river clean up!

Holly Oak Wood Park Days Lane, Sidcup

Help to support Friends of the Shuttle and all of the volunteers who work hard to keep our little River Shuttle free of rubbish. All...

The River Shuttle – Candle light adventure!

Bexley Woods Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Join us for a magical evening in Bexley Woods. Decorate a jam jar and turn it into a lantern that will guide us through the...

Friends of the Shuttle – Clean Up

Parish Wood Park and Berwick Crescent Berwick Crescent, Sidcup

Join Friends of the Shuttle (working in partnership with Thames21) to help clear litter from the River Shuttle in Bexley. All equipment provided but please...

Friends of the Shuttle – Clean Up

Bexley Woods Murchison Avenue, Bexley

Join Friends of the Shuttle (working in partnership with Thames21) to help clear litter from the River Shuttle in Bexley. All equipment provided but please...

Friends of the Shuttle – Clean Up

BETHS Stretch Knoll Road, Bexley

Join Friends of the Shuttle (working in partnership with Thames21) to help clear litter from the River Shuttle in Bexley. All equipment provided but please...

River Shuttle Clean Up

Willersley Park Willersley Avenue, Sidcup

Jump in and help us to clean up Bexley's little river. All equipment provided but old warm clothes recommended! Meet: Willersley Avenue at the entrance...

Friends of the Shuttle – Clean Up

Riverdale Road Riverdale Road, Bexley

Join Friends of the Shuttle (working in partnership with Thames21) to help clear litter from the River Shuttle in Bexley. All equipment provided but please...

Thames21 Volunteer River Keepers Briefing.

Europa Centre Vimy Way, Maiden Lane Crayford, Bexley Kent

Wednesday 29th January 2014, Volunteer River Keepers Briefing. To be held in the committee meeting room Europa Centre, Vimy Way, Crayford, Kent, DA1 4FA at...

River Cray Project Annual Review & Volunteers Meet up

Kelseys Kitchen Cafe Kelseys Farm Shop, North Cray Road Sidcup

Tuesday 3rd February 2015, Our Annual Review of the Project and 2015 planning conference. This is our yearly opportunity for volunteers and interested persons to...

Thames River Watch – The Big Count 2015 – Bexley

Sea wall outside Erith Yacht Club (London Loop Footpath) off Manor Road

Get stuck in with Thames21 on the foreshore of the Thames as we celebrate our first ever annual Big Count event! From Thursday 19th to...

Floating Pennywort Control – River Shuttle Sidcup

Sidcup Golf Club Hurst Road Sidcup, Kent

On Wednesday 27th May, The River Cray project will be again in partnership with our affilitated group 'The Friends of the Shuttle' see below for...

Community River Clean – Crayford

Thames21 Crayford Depot Barnes Cray Road

Tuesday 23 June 2015 meet at the Depot for a Conventional River Clean along byway 106  meet Thames21 Depot, Barnes Cray Road DA1 4NR. (100m...

Parish Wood Park ( Bexley) Pond Work

Parish Wood Park Berwick Crescent , Sidcup

  The River Cray project is again working in Partnership with the Friends of the Shuttle with this event; Please contact Michael if you wish...

Removal of the Floating Pennywort

Sidcup Golf Course Hurst Road

Friends of the Shuttle will be mounting another operation to knock back the non-native, invasive Floating Pennywort on Sidcup Golf Course lake. We will be...

Free

Afternoon tea and tidy!

The Yard 41 Barnes Cray Road, London

On Wednesday 26th October we will be holding a clear up event at the Thames21 yard near Barnes Cray Road in Crayford. For those of...

Free