|Putney: At the Heart of London Rowing|
The Putney Society Meeting looks at the area's unique role in the sport
Putney is unique as a centre for rowing, hosting the three
Head of the River Races as well as the annual Oxford & Cambridge Boat Race.
Putney Society, a registered charity, is an amenity society. Amenity societies are run by volunteers who contribute their time and skills to preserve and enhance their local heritage and community. Societies such as this one are independent, acting entirely for the community benefit and are free of political or commercial influence.
The Putney Society is affiliated to the London Forum of Amenity Societies - passing on to them advice and consultancy documents on matters relating to the local community.