River Thames

Sharks are living in the River Thames
Shark
Tall Tales

Sharks are living in the River Thames

And other stories from the stranger side of life
10 Nov 2021
Why sewage is causing a political stink
A dead fish by the Thames
Getting to grips with . . .

Why sewage is causing a political stink

Tory MPs face widespread anger after voting against bid to reduce amount of waste discharged into rivers
26 Oct 2021
Jack Shepherd: who is the captured ‘speedboat killer’?
Jack Shepherd
In Depth

Jack Shepherd: who is the captured ‘speedboat killer’?

The fugitive surrendered to police in Georgia six months after being convicted over fatal crash
24 Jan 2019
Eels getting high in UK’s cocaine-polluted rivers
European Eel
In Brief

Eels getting high in UK’s cocaine-polluted rivers

Migratory abilities of endangered species inhibited by accumulation of drug in their brains and gills
21 Jun 2018
Has the Loch Ness Monster moved to London?
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In Brief

Has the Loch Ness Monster moved to London?

Mythical creature reportedly spotted in the River Thames – 560 miles from its Scottish Highlands' home
6 Apr 2016
WILD SWIM: Would you go for a dip in the Thames?
Temple Baths in the Thames; image by Picture Plane
In Brief

WILD SWIM: Would you go for a dip in the Thames?

Designs for a swimming pool floating off the Victoria Embankment have Boris Johnson's backing
15 Aug 2014
FLOODS: Ministers to quiz insurers
DATCHET, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 17:A woman navigates past sandbags on February 17, 2014 in Chertsey, United Kingdom. The Environment Agency continues to issue severe flood warnings for a n
In Brief

FLOODS: Ministers to quiz insurers

Final floods damage bill could cost insurers as much as £1bn, prompting fears of a rise in premiums
18 Feb 2014

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