The improvements to the Putney River Bus posted yesterday are part of a wider plan to improve use of the Thames.
You can read all about it in the River Action Plan which includes the figure above that shows the growth of use of the various ferries, tours and buses stirring up these muddy waters.
There's even an interactive chart show new piers being planned and the sparkling new features we can expect:
That's right! We're getting Boris Bikes!!
So you can take the River Bus to Putney Pier and then bike onward upriver along the Thames path, just the thing for a warm summer's evening.
.... a warm summer's evening? It seems hard to imagine, right now.