River & Rowing Museum to realise its ambitions as a ‘hub for the community’

  River & Rowing Museum to receive vital investment of £151,134 from the Government’s latest Culture Recovery: Continuity Support Fund Museum among 925 recipients to benefit from the latest round of awards from theRead More

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The Importance of Thomas E. Weil, ‘The Great Collector’

By Chris Dodd, Hear the Boat Sing The Great Collector Tom Weil retires from the board of the River & Rowing Museum today. Chris Dodd sings his praise. If you are interested in rowingRead More

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Elmer and Mr Benn creator David McKee wins BookTrust’s Lifetime Achievement Award – by BookTrust

By BookTrust: Elmer and Mr Benn creator David McKee wins BookTrust’s Lifetime Achievement Award The creator of Elmer, Mr Benn and Not Now, Bernard has been recognised for his incredible body of work. DavidRead More

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Gertrude Hermes and Wild Swimming: The Mermaids’ View

By The Henley Mermaids Gertrude Hermes, whose exquisitely detailed wood engravings and linocuts from The Ashmolean are currently in their final weeks on display at the River and Rowing Museum in Henley on ThamesRead More

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Re-discovering and re-visiting the talents of “that wild girl Gert Hermes”

We called this photo ‘Final Touches‘. It’s of Assistant Curator, Katherine Robson, making the final touches to our exquisite exhibition, Art of the Wild: Gertrude Hermes and the Natural World ahead of its openingRead More

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