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River Festival: Royal Pageant and Trinity House 500 Challenge
Date: 07 September 2014
Location: Maritime Greenwich
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
See Her Majesty The Queen's row barge Gloriana with an escort of traditional rowing boats followed by races for the Trinity House 500 Challenge - Lebara Festival Village.
The Gloriana will be accompanied by Thames Watermen's cutters, gigs and skerries, which will row past and salute the Tall Ships moored at the Old Royal Naval College.
The route will begin at The Ahoy Centre, Deptford before passing Greenwich Pier and the Old Royal Naval College, continuing on to the Power Station pier.
The Trinity 500 Challenge will then commence, with the flotilla racing back in two divisions to the finish line near Masthouse Pier.
Please note that timings are approximate due to tides.
The map below shows the section of the river in which the royal pageant and Trinity 500 race will take place.