Boating on the tidal Thames Cruising on the
tidal Thames
Making the most of the river
Paddling on the
tidal Thames
Making the most of the river
Sailing on the tidal Thames Sailing on the
tidal Thames
Making the most of the river
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tidal Thames
Making the most of the river
Houseboats Living afloat on the
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Making the most of the river
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Navigators Club
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RSS PLA Notices to Mariners
  • M24 of 2021 5 May 2021
    Blackfriars Bridges & Arch Closures - Local Traffic Control
Near Miss Reporting

Look after each other on the river. Tell us when you see a safety issue on the Thames.

Navigators Club

A free membership offering you a range of benefits in addition to the latest safety and navigational information.

Living Afloat Guide

Making your home on the tidal Thames can lead to a great lifestyle, but requires careful consideration.

The Port of London Authority is the harbour and navigational authority for the tidal Thames below Teddington through to the Thames Estuary. The PLA’s primary role is the management of navigation and promoting the safe use of the tidal Thames. 

Download the ultimate companion to the River Thames.

Our free tidal Thames app has live tides for 12 sites, shipping movements, alerts and more. Available for iOS via the App Store and Android via Google Play.

Everything you need to make the most of your time on the Thames.

Listings of upcoming races and regattas on the river.

A free membership offering you a range of benefits in addition to the latest safety and navigational information.