The Thames path will be closed again this year in early July for the Henley Festival. The always slightly complicated arrangements are in the Henley Standard. Locally-based Open Spaces Society general secretary Kate Ashbrook continues to speak up for the Thames Path not being so easily diverted every year.
Greenwich becomes a Royal Borough this weekend. The street signs are being changed to include the Royal Borough of Greenwich. There is one already in Creek Road which includes a short stretch of the Thames Path. The royal palace has been replaced by the Royal Naval College buildings now occupied by the University of Greenwich. [...]