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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Chris Dodd, co-founder of the River & Rowing Museum, shares his stories and insights

With Cathy Pütz, Director of the River & Rowing Museum Image credit: © Getty Images About Chris Dodd:  Since joining the Guardian newspaper in 1965, Chris Dodd has been a highly influential “international rowingRead More

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A Lifetime in Women’s Rowing by Fiona Dennis

(Image credit: Richard Dennis) My father, who’d previously rowed, suggested I join the then recently formed women’s squad at Derby Rowing Club.  After two sessions in the club ‘gig’, the equivalent of a parkRead 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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The Henley Sculptress

“So superior an artist”: Anne Seymour Damer Here at the River & Rowing Museum, we’re passionate about shining a spotlight on talented female artists who have been inspired by the core themes in ourRead More

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