Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line

Stoppages & Restrictions

Pumpout out of use - Castleford Services Update on 23/11/2020: Engineers are due out to site tomorrow AM. We will update the notice accordingly once engineers have visited the site. ADVICE (11.15am Monday 23 November 2020 until further notice) The pump out facility at Castleford is currently out of order.
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River Severn Navigation

Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Lock 9 Lincomb Lock Ends At: Lock 2 Gloucester Lock ADVICE (10.30am Monday 23 November 2020 until further notice) Update on 23/11/2020: Please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Gloucester Lock to Lincomb Lock. Yellow (falling) Proceed with caution. CAUTION STREAM DECREASING We advise users of all unpowered boats not […]
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Kennet & Avon Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Lock 1, Hanham Lock Ends At: Lock 7, Bath Bottom Lock ADVICE (9.30am Monday 23 November 2020 until further notice) Update on 23/11/2020: Please be advised that river levels have fallen sufficiently to allow navigation from Lock 7- Bath Bottom Lock to Lock 1 - Hanham Lock, this area is currently designated: Yellow (falling) Proceed […]
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Oxford Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

North of Bridge 14 Ansty Road ADVICE (8am Monday 23 November until 6pm Friday 27 November 2020) The navigation and towpath will remain open. Emergency vegetation removal works will be carried out from a pontoon on the offside of the canal immediately North of Bridge 14. The works will be halted, and pontoon moved to […]
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Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 4, Fishpond Lock NAVIGATIONI CLOSURE (6pm Saturday 21 November 2020 until further notice) Fishponds Lock is non operational due to a failure to one of the collars on the top gates. Engineers will be attending site on Monday 23rd Nov, after which an update will be given.
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Grand Union Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Sunken craft near Old Mill, Berkhamsted ADVICE (Wednesday 18 November until Thursday 31 December 2020) We have been made aware that there is a submerged craft to the side of the navigation. The canal navigation remains open, but boaters are advised to slow down approaching the craft and please pass with care.
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River Severn Navigation

Stoppages & Restrictions

High Water Levels Starts At: Upper Lode Lock Ends At: Lock 2 Gloucester Lock NAVIGATION CLOSURE (4pm Wednesday 18 November 2020 until further notice) Please be advised that due to high water levels The River Severn navigation is now closed and is currently on a Red warning between Gloucester Lock and Upper Lode Lock. CAUTION […]
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Selby Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Tankards Bridge, Nr Haddlesey Flood Lock Up Stream Winding Hole: Above Lock Down Stream Winding Hole: Selby Basin   Update on 17/11/2020: We regret to inform that we have been unable to secure the necessary road closure at Tankards Bridge from North Yorkshire County Council to enable us to complete full repairs to the parapet […]
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River Nene

Stoppages & Restrictions

Stretch between Irthingborough Lock and Higham Ferrers Lock ADVICE (Tuesday 17 November 2020 until further notice) Owing to recent bank failure the stretch between the above locks will need to be lowered sufficiently to allow for remedial works to be carried out. This will result in navigation not being possible in this stretch until works […]
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River Great Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Common Muckhill Bridge – Ely Grid Reference TL5447079583 RESTRICTION (Monday 16 November 2020 until further notice) Contractors for Network Rail have completed the installation of the scaffolding to the underside of Common Muckhill Bridge which has reduced the headroom by approx. 300mm. The planned maintenance work is going to take longer than originally anticipated. We […]
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Kennet & Avon Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Bridge 109 Wooton Rivers Farm Bridge Ends At: Lock 67, Little Bedwyn Lock Up Stream Winding Hole: Between Bridges 92 and 93 Down Stream Winding Hole: Between Bridges 111 and 112 NAVIGATION CLOSURE (until 4pm Friday 11 December 2020) Update on 13/11/2020: Unfortunately, due to availability of resources during the current Covid situation, […]
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Rochdale Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 43, Punchbowl Bridge, Rochdale Canal Starts At: Lock 36 Ends At: Lock 45 Update on 13/11/2020: Discussions and investigations continue into the repair works needed to third-party owned bridge, Bridge 43, Punchbowl Bridge on the Rochdale Canal. Our teams are working with local authorities to establish a method of repair, however, due to reasons […]
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Ashton Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 13, Crabtree Lane, Openshaw Starts At: Bridge 21, Lumb Lane Bridge Ends At: Lock 1 Up Stream Winding Hole: Lumb Lane, Bridge 21 Down Stream Winding Hole: Piccadilly/Dale Street Basin, Rochdale Canal Update on 12/11/2020: The third party contractor has confirmed their works by Lock 13 will no longer be carried out this winter. […]
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