Posts Tagged ‘river’

Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant

June 6, 2012

There has been much in the press about the BBC’s coverage of the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant. If, like TOTD, you were wishing that more could have been said about the boats themselves then you might be interested in this guide to the flotilla participants.

http://www2.thamesdiamondjubileepageant.org/FlotillaParticipantsLogin.aspx?ReturnUrl=~%2fFlotillaParticipants.aspx

Waterscape

July 22, 2010

TOTD will soon be off for a week on the Grand Union Canal. If you’re interested in Britain’s canals and rivers then here’s a site to get you going.

http://www.waterscape.com/

If you fancy building and operating your own lock then try this game (it’s an American site, so some of the terminology is different to our, e.g. wickets instead of paddles).

http://www.canals.org/games/Lockpuzzle/Lock_Puzzle_x768_1_8.html