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Free Family Activity Festival 2014 (FAF)

Westminster Boating Base, London

Run by: Westminster Boating Base

Four fundays 28th-31st July 11.00-16.00. Get Active with kayaking, canoeing, sailing and powerboating on the Thames. Get active with football, fencing, rowing, table tennis. All ages welcome.


Suitable for 7+

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FAF 2013

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A four day open event to all to promote the activities available at Westminster Boating Base.

o Watersports sessions delivering kayaking, sailing and powerboating.
o Marine Fire Brigade and Marine Police boats - you can get on board.
o London Rib Voyages delivery speed boat exhilarating rides.
o RNLI Life boat to talk about the work of the RNLI.
o Queen Park Rangers Foundation delivering fencing, football and tennis skill sessions.
o Bouldering (Rock Climbing)
o Indoor rowing.
o Table Tennis.
o On land demons from RNLI and London Fire Brigade.


Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Tue 29 Jul 11:30–16:00
  2. Wed 30 Jul 11:30–16:00
  3. Thu 31 Jul 11:30–16:00


Sporting activities are free however there will be a small charge to purchase food and for face painting at the event.

Difficulty level

  1. Taster Session
  2. Beginner
  3. Intermediate
  4. Advanced


British Canoe Union (BCU)
Royal Yachting Association (RYA)


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Westminster Boating Base

136 Grosvenor Road, London, SW1V 3JY

About this location

BCU One Star Course Kayaking Course


This activity is organised and run by Westminster Boating Base.

Please register in advance.

To avoid disappointment for group bookings - please book in advance

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