A sail training ship, the ARC Gloria is in Canary Wharf as part of the Totally Thames Festival.

She was welcomed by the Ambassador of Colombia to the UK, HE Mr Néstor Osorio on Thursday, September 3, ahead of a weekend of free tours.

ARC Gloria began service in 1966 as a training ship for the Colombian Navy and has been sent around the world this year as part of the 2015 goodwill tour - so far visiting Portugal, Germany and Holland.

ARC Gloria will be available for free tours at the following dates and times:

  • Friday, September 4: 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday, September 5, 10am to 6pm
  • Sunday, September 6: 9am to Noon