Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal)/River Soar

Start date: February 15, 2022
End date: March 3, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Between Kings Lock (GL-062-009) and Redhill Lock (SO-040-006)

Intersection of:Lock 38 – Kings Lock to Lock 38 – Kings Lock on Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal)
and Lock 59 – Redhill Lock to Lock 59 – Redhill Lock on River Soar

Update on 28/02/2022:

The water levels have come down and boaters can now travel between Grand Union Canal from Kings Lock, through to the River Soar at Redhill Lock. Please proceed with care and keep checking our website for strong stream warnings.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (Tuesday 15 February 2022 until further notice)

CAUTION STRONG STREAM 

We advise users of all boats not to navigate the Grand Union Canal from Kings Lock, through to the River Soar at Redhill Lock because the strong flows make it difficult and dangerous (Locks may be closed) 

Boaters are asked not to travel along this section until further notice.