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Tideway Sailability

Photo: of Greenland Docks in Southwark on a sunny day, with boats on the water and the city skyscrapper in the distance, text says Sailing in Southwark Wed, Thurs & Sunday 10.30 am - 3.30 pm Call: 020 7237 9001 only sailing days & times

We sail three days a week from April to October, plus special days by arrangement. It is rare that we have to curtail sailing because of the weather as our volunteers are hardy and we can reduce the size of the sails if it is windy. Please ring the sailing compound if you are unsure on 020 7237 1009 after 10.00 am. Be patient as obviously, the sailing activities take priority over answering a telephone!

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Free tour: Sensing the Wild – London Wetland Centre – 5th May!

Arial shot of the London wetland centre in Barnes text says Sensing the Wild - Free tour for blind and partially sighted people Wetland Centre, Barnes 5th May 10 am - 1pm

Free tour for blind and partially sighted people – at the  Barnes Wetland Centre in Richmond- 5th May 10 am – 1 pm Contact:  Chris Lofthouse 020 8878 3611 or by email:

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Southwark Inclusive Yoga: Ages 13 – 20 Restarts 5 May!

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Southwark Inclusive Yoga for D/deaf, disabled and neurodivergent young people resumes Thursday 5th May from 4.30 – 5.30 pm. Age: 13 – 20 years old (if you are above the age of 20 and would like to attend, please do get in touch as you will be welcome). contact

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Aquabats Social on Zoom 28 April – Plus Events list

Image banner on a stage in front of red curtains text says Aquabats virtual social on Thursday 28 April at pm

Aquabats social on Zoom on Thursday 28 April and Upcoming Aquabats events List

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Cricket: A Win in Less Than Half a Full Game!

Group photo of the Metro Cricket team smiling with their 2019 BBS cup trophy and medals

Metro got their season off to a flying start by completing a victory over Northants almost before the teas were delivered to the ground.

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