Kennet & Avon Canal

Start date: October 22, 2021
End date: October 23, 2021
Stoppages & Restrictions

Water levels
Starts At: Lock 94, Woolhampton Lock
Ends At: Bridge 29, Froud’s Bridge

Update on 22/10/2021:

Further to the notice below,  please be advised that river levels are now normal and the section between Lock 94, Woolhampton Lock and Bridge 29, Froud’s Bridge is designated: GREEN – Normal. Navigation is now open please navigate with the usual care. If you require any further information, please contact us on  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss. In the case of an out of hours emergency please ring – Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947.22/1

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (10.30am Thursday 21 October 2021 until further notice)

Following the period of persistent rain, the River Kennet is currently in:

Condition RED – Do not proceed.


We advise users of all boats not to navigate because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed)