It's a week to the day since 4000 people came together in Riverside Park for the first of what we hope will be many more parties celebrating our river. As first time festival organisers we learned so much - but there is still a lot we will do differently and - we hope - better … Continue reading Riverfest Review
We have added a Donate page to this site. You'll find a breakdown of our 2017 spending so you can see what we need cash for and in what amounts. We have also added a paypal donate button so anyone minded to chip in has a way of scratching that itch. We reckon £10,000 is … Continue reading Fundraising starts here
Dear Riverfesters - thank you all for coming together to make the most wonderful day. So many people took the time to stop me and tell me what a good day they had - brilliant. We are confident in saying that 4,000 people came throughout the day - beyond our wildest dreams. There's … Continue reading The first thank you – to the crowd
Anyone welcome This ride is co-ordinated by Southampton Cargo Bicycles, who run monthly rides for anyone who likes transporting cargo - live cargo or panniers or rucksacks count - find us on fb. 10.15 meet at Common Play area: north of SO15 7NN 10.30 on the dot, leave to cycle south, including a loop around … Continue reading Ride In to Riverfest
Students from Cantell School. visited our festival site in Riverside Park this term and have been drawing and painting their impressions of the river. You can see the fruits of their work in the Cantell Riverfest Art Show on Saturday. We are setting them up in their own gallery - The Black Swan Gallery - … Continue reading Cantell students share their impressions of the river
A message from Southampton police in the light of events in Manchester; Dear all, As you are all now aware, the Prime Minister announced last night that the UK threat level from international terrorism is now Critical following the attack in Manchester on Monday 22 May. You may see extra armed and un-armed officers at … Continue reading From our police
5 days out - not bad!