Thames River Swim – Wed 7th Sept 18.00-20.00. Black Lion pub. 2 South Black Lion lane, Hammersmith. 1500m, timed to get benefit of the tide both out and then coming back. Join 100 swimmers.

London River – Ebb and Flow – Guided walk every Mon and Sat in September. 11.00 start, lasts for 1hr 45mins. Meet City Information Centre near St Paul’s Cathedral.

Thames Boat Trip: Brunel’s London – Every day in September except Sundays and Mondays. 10.45-13.00. With commentary then river walk, a short train journey then descend into a sinking shaft and an arts performance. Meet Embankment tube station. £10.

Guildhall Art Gallery – Visscher’s great river scene of around 1600 is a very famous engraving completed in 1616. Robin Reynolds has recreated this based on modern London. Free entry.

Wonder Warm-Ups – Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre. Wed 31st Aug to Sat 3rd Sept. 10.30am gates open 10.15. Free. First come, first served. Free view of 40 minute theatre physical and voice warm-up. All welcome to join in. Wear suitable clothing.

Gabriel’s Wharf Foreshore Walk – outside Founder’s Arms by Blackfriars Station (South Bank). Sat 3rd Sept, 9.30am. Explore the shoreline with Dr Fiona Haughey. For over 16’s. Wear suitable shoes for a muddy walk.