North Stratford Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Between Bridge 16 and Lady Lane Wharf ADVICE (9am Wednesday 8 September until 6pm Tuesday 28 September 2021) There is a floating obstruction in the navigation on the bend which has been tided off and marked with cones. We kindly request boating customers keeping to single file passage only. Please take extra care when passing […]
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Pocklington Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 7, Thornton Lock NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8.45am Tuesday 7 September 2021 until further notice) Due to low water levels and no feed, the canal will be closed at Thornton Lock. There will be no passage through at this time and water levels above this sections are trying to be maintained. Canal and River Trust apologise for […]
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Glasson Branch (Lancaster Canal)

Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Lock No.1Ends At: Lock No.6 Update on 13/09/2021: Please be advised navigation remains closed between Lock 1 and Lock 6 on the Glasson Branch due to low water levels on the Lancaster Canal. The local team continue to feed water down from Killington Reservoir and will monitor progress during the week. A further […]
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Worcester & Birmingham Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Diglis Customer Services Facilities Diglis New Sanitary Station Update on 10/09/2021: The Customer Service Facility has been deep cleaned and repaired. It is now operational and open for use. ADVICE (until 5pm Friday 17 September 2021) Update on 03/09/2021: The Customer Services Facilities at Diglis is still closed. We are working with third parties on cleaning […]
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River Great Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Old West River (Queenholme Farm Area, Aldreth) ADVICE (Saturday 4 September 2021) Please note that we have received reports of an obstruction on the OldWest River, part of the River Great Ouse Navigation System in the Aldreth area atQueenholme Farm, approximate National Grid Reference: TL 42936 72442 or if you useWhat 3 Words: W3W ///character.tomb.surreal […]
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Shropshire Union Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Customer Service FacilityTyrley Service Station Update on 27/08/2021: Whilst we’ve had some positive discussions with local council flood officers and others on finding that long-term fix, we’re still some way from this, so sadly the toilet and Elsan will have to stay shut for now.  As soon as we know any more, we’ll update the […]
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River Great Ouse – Relief Channel

Stoppages & Restrictions

Relief Channel Lock NAVIGATION CLOSURE (Thursday 9 September 2021 until rescinded) Please be aware due to mechanical issues, the Relief ChannelLock is closed until further notice. An engineer has been requestedto attend as soon as possible. Due to supplier issues and preparatory work, the original planneddive has had to be postponed. We will send an […]
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Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line

Stoppages & Restrictions

Ferrybridge Power Station Demolition WorksStarts At: A1(M) RoadbridgeEnds At: Ferry Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 23 August until 6pm Thursday 30 June 2022) The demolishing of Ferrybridge Power Station has commenced, therefore various activities along the rivers edge including piling areas of riverbank and demolition of the barge unloader building will be taking place. Skippers of all […]
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Aire & Calder Main Line/New Junction Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Intersection of: Lock 13, Pollington Lock to New Bridge on Aire & Calder Navigation Main Lineand Went End Aqueduct to Went End Aqueduct on New Junction Canal ADVICE (9.30am Friday 20 August 2021 until further notice) We are pleased to report that the Aire & Calder Navigation is open and operational Friday 20th August from […]
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Grand Union Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Towpath Closure, Construction of new footbridgeBridge 133 (B488) TOWPATH CLOSURE (until 6pm Friday 1 October 2021) Update on 19/08/2021: Due to unforeseen circumstances the towpath will remain shut until the 1st of October in order to complete works.
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River Great Ouse/Little Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Little Ouse Railway Bridge – BrandonGrid Reference: TL 7670 87143What3Words: urgent.crispier.asterisk RESTRICTION (Monday 23 August until Friday 17 September 2021) Please be aware contractors working on behalf of Network Rail will be undertakingsome urgent health and safety repairs to Little Ouse Railway Bridge. This willnecessitate scaffolding being constructed under the bridge, which will reduceheadroom by […]
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Rochdale Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Lock 16Ends At: Lock 17 Update on 17/08/2021: Engineers had attended the site and we currently have the pump installed to increase and improve the water levels downstream. The pump will be on site until the end of September. The pound is navigable. Original message: The pump installed at Lock 16 is not working at […]
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Bridgwater & Taunton Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 5 Lower Maunsel EVENT (9am-4pm Thursday 19 August 2021) Please be advised that a Lets Fish event organised by the Canal & River Trust is to be held at Maunsel Lock on the 19th August, 9am – 4pm. This will not affect the navigation, although a 75m stretch of moorings have been reserved so […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 50, Warehouse Pool Update on 13/09/2021: Please be advised Lock 50, Warehouse Pool on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal remains restricted to narrowboats only due to a large sink hole on the offside. Our teams are expecting a delivery of clay on Wednesday to fill the hole and make the area safe. A further […]
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