Bowes & Bowes event – ideas needed!

September 2013 will mark the 400th anniversary of the completion of the New River, which runs through Bowes Park.  The river was built to bring clean drinking water into London from Hertfordshire, and still supplies drinking water to the city today. There are various events going on throughout the year in the different districts through … Continue reading


  The New River Head group would like to thank Thames Water for their kind support of our event and we look forward to making this a great event for everyone involved.

On now

” WATER, WATER, EVERYWHERE: 400 YEARS OF THE NEW RIVER” (Until 5th January 2014) A free exhibition celebrating the 400th anniversary of the completion of the New River. 9am-5pm Mon-Sat / 10am-1pm Sun Enfield Museum, Dugdale Centre Thomas Hardy House, 39 London Road, Enfield EN2 6DS  



Welcome back to the updated New River 400 Anniversary page! Students from London Met are now joined by the Amwell Society and other organisations in collaboration to make this a wonderful celebration of 400 years of clean drinking water supply to London.