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Messing About on the River: A History of Celebrations

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From Frost Fairs to high-speed Rib rides, and from the Lord Mayor’s Show to the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee river procession, the Thames has been a focus of celebration and recreation throughout its history. In this talk, Pete Smith offers a survey of Londoners’ watery pleasures over the centuries.

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