Illuminated River Project

Leo Villareal, the artist behind the Illuminated River Project is giving a talk at City Hall at 1pm on Thursday 29 November.


Please book a place here:




We held our AGM on Wednesday 24 October 2018 7pm - 8.30pm in the Council's Offices in 160 Tooley Street, SE1 2QH.


We shared our work over the last year and had a presentation about the the Illuminated River Project ( and discussed local issues with our Councillors.


The following Offices were confirmed in their positions on the Core Group:


Chair - Nick Napier

Secretary - Jilly Frisch

Treasurer - Julian Griffiths-Searle

Communications Officer - Kathleen Ehrlich


Other members of the Core Group are:


Janet Morris

Hilary Shack

Peter Humphrey


Filming on Shad Thames - 11 September

Please note there will be a large scale period shoot filming on Shad Thames on the 11th September. All activity will be between 08:00- 21:00.


There will be some dressing of the shops so to look like a rag market but please note access and egress will be maintained at all times.


In order to facilitate the filming there will be a reduced crew on site on the 9th September (from 09:00- 20:00) and the 10th September (from 08:00-21:00) dressing the shop fronts.


Bridging Identities: Shad Thames Reinvented



Saturday 2 June


Free event, no booking required


·      10.30   Meet at Browns (Private Dining Room), Butlers Wharf Riverside

Join us for refreshments and hear from different speakers about the past, present and future identity of the area.


·      11.30  Leave from Browns

A short guided walk around Shad Thames, taking in historical buildings as well as current and future developments.


·      12.30  Visit to Anise Gallery, 13a Shad Thames

Drop in to see Scents of Shad Thames.: Exploring history through the senses, a multi-sensory exhibition which includes discovering Shad Thames through virtual reality and other unexpected ways.


Part of the London Festival of Architecture 2018              

A busy September in Shad Thames – why not join in?

STAMP are excited to be part of the Totally Thames festival for the third year running.  The festival takes place along the full length of the River Thames throughout September.  But you don’t need to go far to enjoy it – there’s plenty happening right here in Shad Thames.

Saturday 24 September
Boats, Beer and Buildings:
Three events exploring links between Shad Thames and the river
Meeting point:
Cluttons, 36 Horselydown Lane (corner Shad Thames), SE1 2LN

Free, no booking required. Just join us at the meeting point at the times indicated and enjoy some Shad Thames hospitality! 

  • 10.30 - coffee and an introduction, then board a boat moored nearby to hear about Thames watermen and modern life on the River Thames
  • 12 noon - focus on local brewing history.  Enjoy some beer, say hello to Jacob the bronze dray horse at The Circle, then meet some real dray horses visiting Butlers Wharf
  • 14.00 – find out how the 19th century docks and their 20th century regeneration shaped the area, and how this regeneration process continues today

Dray horses on Curlew Street in September 2015

Annual General Meeting 2017


Thank you to all of you who attended our 2017 AGM.


We held this on Tuesday 23 November at 7pm at Southwark Council Offices, Tooley Street, London SE1 2TZ


The following Officers continue to serve in their posts for 2017-18:


  • Nick Napier, Chair
  • Paul Hanrahan, Vice Chair
  • Julian Searle-Griffiths, Treasurer
  • Jilly Frisch, Secretary
  • Kathleen Ehrlich, Communications Officer

Other Core Group members are: Janet Morris and Hilary Shack


 If you would like to know more about volunteering to be a member of the Core Group (from where Officers are selected for the above roles) please contact

Our Annual General Meeting was on 23 November 2017

The Big Picnic took place on 18 June 2017

Potters Fields Park and St John's Churchyard - midday to 4pm

Royal Big Lunch - Sunday 12 June 12pm-6pm

See all the picture from the day here.  The password is thames