Mayor's River Day: Saturday 24 June

A spectacular flotilla of boats will sail from Sunbury Lock to Staines-upon-Thames

A spectacular flotilla of boats will sail from Sunbury Lock to Staines-upon-Thames led by the Queen's row barge Gloriana in celebration of the Mayor of Spelthorne's River Day on Saturday 24 June.

Gloriana will be joined by the Impossible Dream, a specially adapted wheelchair friendly motorboat which has been chosen as one of the Mayor's charities, and the Jolly Brit, the former tender to the Royal Yacht Britannia. Local rowing clubs and schools will also join the flotilla.

Residents are invited to come along, enjoy the entertainment, and help raise money for local good causes. The route map and best viewing points are listed on our website at www.spelthorne.gov.uk/riverday

The approximate timings for the day are as follows:-

Arrive King's Meadow Lawn (entertainment)

9.30am

Depart King's Meadow Lawn

10.30am

Enter Sunbury Lock

11am

Enter Shepperton Lock

12.30pm

Arrive Thames Court (entertainment)

1pm

Enter Chertsey Lock

2.15pm

Enter Penton Hock Lock (entertainment)

3.30pm

Arrive Staines-upon-Thames

4.30pm

Many thanks to the event sponsors: Staines-upon-Thames Business Improvement District, Nauticalia, Vintage Inns (Thames Court), Mercure Hotels (Thames Lodge), Village Matters, Voluntary Support (North Surrey) and the Sunbury Embroidery Gallery.