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Thames21 Limited

What it does
    Thames21 positions itself as a leader and innovator in finding solutions to the environmental challenges faced by our waterways. It currently operates in the South East of England and is engaged in a number of environmental programmes on the River Thames and the rivers and canals which discharge into it
Who works here
  • 29 employees and 16551 volunteers.
Who it helps
  • The General Public/mankind
Sector(s) covered
  • General Charitable Purposes
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture/heritage/science
  • Amateur Sport
  • Environment/conservation/heritage
  • Economic/community Development/employment
Where it operates
  • Throughout London
How it's governed
  • UK Charity, number: 1103997
  • First registered on 27/05/2004
Financial Data
Y/E Income Expenditure Surplus Assets Months
Reserves
Employees Volunteers Filed on
30/06/2018 £1,919,886 £1,895,709 £24,177 1 29 16551 09/03/2019
30/06/2017 £2,311,209 £2,296,941 £14,268 £80,446 26 34924 23/02/2018
31/03/2016 £2,022,546 £2,017,516 £5,030 £66,178 26 7099 09/12/2016
31/03/2015 £1,777,186 £1,792,175 -£14,989 £61,148 23 20797 16/11/2015
31/03/2014 £1,739,946 £1,731,778 £8,168 £76,137 20 12000 26/11/2014
31/03/2013 £1,672,568 £1,666,006 £6,562 £67,969 21 12648 30/11/2013
31/03/2012 £1,677,040 £1,697,101 -£20,061 £61,407 20 0 04/12/2012
31/03/2011 £1,438,658 £1,484,016 -£45,358 £81,468 1 18 0 16/12/2011
Donations received

Over the last five years they've received significant donations from 3 grant making charities totalling £412,000

Amount/
When
Donor To be used for
£30,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority A Greener Future for Trent Park
£45,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Limehouse Adoption Group Reedbeds
£12,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Thamesmead Greening the Grey Project
£12,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Thamesmead Greening the Grey Project
£45,000
31/12/2017
Greater London Authority Limehouse Adoption Group Reedbeds
£10,000
30/11/2015
National Lottery The group will use the funding to deliver environmental learning sessions to educationally disengaged children, at the recently acquired nature reserve centre, at weekends and in school holidays. This will encourage the children to increase their outdoor activities, connect with nature and re-engage with their education.
£150,000
30/06/2015
Greater London Authority Drain London Programme - Priory Road, Suds Highway Project
£108,000
31/08/2014
City Bridge Trust £108,000 (£53,000; £55,000) for two further, and final, years towards the salary of a Project Officer and related costs of a scheme developing and supporting local volunteers to improve the Thames and London’s waterways.
Governance
Trustees (13)
Main office

THAMES 21
CO CORPORATION OF LONDON
WALBROOK WHARF UPPER THAMES ST
LONDON
EC4R 3TD

Objectives

FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT TO PROTECT, MAINTAIN AND ENHANCE THE NATION'S RIVERS CANALS AND OTHER ASSOCIATED FEATURES (THE "WATERWAYS") IN PARTICULAR BY: (A) THE REMOVAL OF LITTER, WASTE AND DEBRIS; (B) ADVANCING EDUCATION IN THE PLANTS, WILDLIFE AND ECOSYSTEMS OF THE WATERWAYS AND OTHER RELATED SUBJECTS WHETHER BY TEACHING, PRODUCING MATERIALS OR BY CONDUCTING OR COMMISSIONING RESEARCH (AND PUBLISHING THE RESULTS OF SUCH RESEARCH); AND (C) RAISING AWARENESS OF THE WAYS IN WHICH THE WATERWAYS MIGHT BE PROTECTED FROM POLLUTION AND IMPROVED FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE PEOPLE AND WILDLIFE IN PARTICULAR BY THE USE OF PUBLICATIONS, LECTURES, THE MEDIA, PUBLIC ADVOCACY AND OTHER FORMS OF COMMUNICATION.