Support Us

Apprentice Lighterman

Support Us

There are a number of ways to support the Trust including; participating, come to watch, watching from a boat, generally spreading the word and becoming a member of the Trust.

To put on the annual Thames Historic Barge Rowing Event alone, costs approximate £15,000 per to ensure that the historical skills are maintained. Therefore we are always looking for race sponsors and advertisements in our programme. 

If you would like to have a Corporate Driving Event, which will include the expertise of a fully licensed and skilled Thames Waterman and Lighteman, with support vessel in a quiet section of the river Thames or dock in London. We can also arrange for a support vessel to attend too, so that your friends and family or work colleagues can watch your Corporate Driving Event.

Likewise if you would like further details about our various sponsorship packages or would like to place a advertisement on one of our members barges, which are situated in a busy section on the river Thames near Canary Wharf and Greenwich, then please contact either; Ann and Bill Robinson (020 7740 1010) or Darren JA Knight (07891 326568).