The Great Stink of 1858 – Chiswick Pier Trust

Chiswick Pier Trust The Pier House, Corney Reach Way, London, United Kingdom

The Great Stink of 1858 and Bazalgette’s pollution solution. Stephen Fielding, Heritage Projects Manager for charity Habitats & Heritage presents a talk on the period known as ‘The Great Stink’ which referred to the deeply polluted state of the River Thames during the summer of 1858. Prepare to be disgusted by the tale of a […]

Midsummer Jazz Cruise – Chiswick Pier

Chiswick Pier Trust The Pier House, Corney Reach Way, London, United Kingdom

To celebrate midsummer, Chiswick Pier Trust would like to welcome you to sail along the river by hosting a Jazz Cruise.  On board to serenade you whilst sailing the Thames will be the popular jazz band Anacousis. During the cruise a two course buffet supper will be served and drinks will be available to purchase […]