After the success of the 2018 event, back by popular demand

Cruise now SOLD OUT

We will have cancellations so place yourself on the waiting list below.
Music Policy
Motown, Northern, RnB, Modern, Mods, Reggae, Ska & 60s / 70s Soul
Dear Soulies and Friends

We are now taking bookings for the Motown Soul Cruise down the river Thames on Saturday 27th July 2019 from Putney Pier near Putney Bridge opposite the Star and Garter Pub.

Cost for this 4hour MOTOWN SOUL CRUISE is £25.00 per person - Pay on the Day.

In whick you will receive a wrist band for entry onto the boat, we will start boarding the boat at 12-45 to sail at 1pm no later.

Wristbands will be ready from the Star and Garter Pub from 11am where we will be playing music to get the day underway, on our return at 5pm we will carry on with more soul sounds with our DJs in the Star and Garter until 10pm.

Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you on board for the best SOUL MUSIC on the river thames.
Waiting List

See below for form application
This is a marvellous way
Of sight seeing LONDON from another angle with plenty of interesting sights lots of tourists to wave at and most important SOUL music all afternoon.

The Boat has 2 bars open for our trip and also a dance floor for you to get lost in your music.
The Star and Garter Pub

Opposite Putney Pier where it will all start from at 11am.

Welcome to the Star & Garter

Located in a stunning spot of natural beauty, nestled on the banks of the River Thames overlooking Putney Bridge at the starting point for the Oxford v Cambridge Boat Race, our venue has served the people of Putney for over 140 years.

Good food, including charcuterie boards and cheese from our maturing room, as well as warm friendly service is at the heart of what we do.

We are experts in Gin and home of the Putney Gin Club, serving over 40 perfect pours of English, Scottish and International gins for you to enjoy.

The Star & Garter
4 Lower Richmond Road
SW15 1JN
Make it a Weekend

Those coming on the Friday we will meet in The Eight Bells Pub behind the Premier inn at 8pm for a drink and chat.

If last year was anything to go by the place was buzzing in the afternoon.

Open 11:00 - 00:00

The Eight Bells is a pub that serves a variety of beers, wines and spirits as well as a selection of pub meals. They also have satellite TV and provide pavement seating & is a lively, upbeat venue popular among locals and visitors to the area alike, with comfortable seating areas and stylish, modern decor.

89 Fulham High Street, Fulham, London, SW6 3JS
Where to stay

London Putney Bridge
Premier Inn

Enjoy the quaint village-in-the-city feel of this leafy West London location beside the Thames


Situated on north bank of the River Thames, by Putney Bridge

Please note: Parking is very limited and operates on a first come first served basis.Cost is 18 GBP per 24 hours

Buses going to central london 14, 22 and 414

Putney Train Station 0.5 mile

Sat Nav Directions: SW6 3JD

3 Putney Bridge Approach, Putney, London SW6 3JD

Premier Inn Link: CLICK HERE

(All our conditions apply as below for large groups)


Any groups of 5 or over people booking through our website will have to pay a £10.00 per person non refundable deposit by the 18th January 2019 as we expect a large waiting list which would be unfair on them if we had time wasters.

We can do name change free of change for any member of your group up to one week before the cruise (19/07/2019)

Group Rules

Each person must be over 21 years of age.

No Hen Party's

No Stag Party's

Group Payments





Bank Transfer

SOUL IN ALL AREAS  (all caps)

Account Number 06578747

Sort Code 09-01-29

With ref: THAMES/SURNAME. (Please let me know this has been sent) by email to



PAY PAL (to friends) (Please let me know this has been sent) by email to


If we do not receive your deposit by the 18th January 2019 we will take it that you no longer wish to go on this cruise and your names will be removed from our list.

Waiting List

Please use the form below to go on the waiting list, we will get cancellations and based on 1st come 1st served on the waiting list we will be in contact with you.

Over 21s Only

We will e-mail you all the final details in early June 2019.

If at anytime in the future for any reason that you cannot go then please email

Thank you once again for your fantastic support!
Thank you for you application we can confirm you are now on our waiting list and we will be in contact ASAP once we start to get cancellations.

Soul in all Areas.
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My Girl by The Temptations WITH LYRICS!
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