Previous competitions

2016 winner of the Best Thames Local-Pub award

The Wheatsheaf and Pigeon, Staines Upon Thames

Above from left to right, Head Chef Paul Cornish and General Manager Becky Brooks of the Wheatsheaf and Pigeon, Staines Upon Thames.

And this is the second year in a row- and the third time this Thameside local was placed in the top three They and the rest of the team just keep doing it right!

Clearly delighted with the results, General Manager Ben of Goring on Thames favourite, The Catherine Wheel - awarded Best Thames Local-restaurant category.

For more details of the 2016 Best Thames Local- awards

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Photo- Our August winner of this great prize is Yan Huybrechts from SW London Well done Yan! We hope you and your party enjoy a great day on the Upper Thames Update 3rd September -They did!

By arrangement with Cotswold Boat hire - specialists for short breaks and holidays, our prize is a chance to take charge of a boat along the river Thames through tranquill country-side from Lechlade (west of Oxford) on the beautiful, tranquil river Thames.


June competition-no winner Prize carried forward til August


Well done Sharron Preston who wins that family for a trip to Windsor castle , Runneymede, Maidenhead or Kingston by boat. Next competition June 2nd


(Our good cause is the Moorfields Eye Charity which luckily you can see more about or make a donation if you wish)

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April Competition results

Number one- Winner was Edmund Carroll.

Number two-closed Our winner 22.04.15 was Jean Hellen.

Competition number three Our winner was Sean Kelly

Winner number 4
Robert Grover from Kingston Upon Thames wins 2 tickets for a cruise trip with Salters Steamers on the Upper Thames plus 25 cash towards a cream tea for two!

Competition number 5 - No winners Prize carried forward