More Thames London events this week.

Cutty Sark and the Thames – its Thameside┬álocation provides the perfect setting for this talk. Wed 7th – Wed 28th. 15.00-15.30. Cutty Sark, Greenwich. Free.

A River Runs Through It – art exhibition, Oxo Tower, Free. Sept 7-11. 11.00-18.00.

Life Afloat – exhibition of houseboats etc and all that live on the Thames. Watermans, 40 High St, Brentford. Sept 1-30, 10.00-23.00.

8th Annual Classic Boat Festival – over 50 historic boats, live music, activities, food. Sat/Sun, 10th/11th. 11.00-17.00. Free. Marble Quay, St Katherine’s Way.

Thames Sculptures – Sat/Sun 10th/11th. 10.00-17.00. Free. Swan House, Chiswick Mall W4 2PS.

Thames Path Challenge – 25km walk. Sat/Sun, 10th/11th. Starts Bishops Park, Fulham. First Bridge Putney Bridge, last Tower Bridge (and 14 more in between!). Join over 1000 others.

Meridian Pull – Rowing event, 8.5 miles. Past Houses of Parliament, through central London, under Tower Bridge. Finish at the AHOY centre in Greenwich. Ages 14-70, no experience necessary. Ring 0208 6917502 for details.

Tidefest – Sunday 11th. Strand on the Green W4 3RE, Chiswick and locations Richmond to Barnes. Kayaks, river dipping, guided walks, boat trips, angling competition, nature reserve, artists, live fish tanks, children’s games etc etc.