River Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Cawood Bridge River Ouse Downstream Approach ADVICE (9.45am Friday 12 March until 11pm Friday 30 April 2021) Skippers of all craft planning passage on the River Ouse should be aware. The emergency waiting point on the downstream approach to Cawood Bridge is presently unavailable. The Trust is working with the bridge owner to repair the […]
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River Great Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Silt Fen Farm 48 Hour Mooring ADVICE (Wednesday 10 March 2021 until further notice) Please be advised that the 48 Hour Mooring at Silt Fen Farm is closed until further notice because the pilings have shifted and collapsed. Temporary Fencing is to be arranged to prevent access to the mooring.  
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Grand Union Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Cosgrove above lock 21 ADVICE (Tuesday 9 March until Friday 30 April 2021) Original message: Buckingham Canal Society will be undertaking offside bank reinstatement work during March and April. Dredging will also continue along the Buckingham Canal (former GU Old Stratford Arm) along with movement of materials relating to restoration work. Please be prepared for […]
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River Nene

Stoppages & Restrictions

Doddington Lock Upstream Canoe Portage NAVIGATION CLOSURE (Tuesday 9 March 2021 until further notice) Please be aware the upstream canoe portage point at this lock has been closed until further notice. Please avoid this structure.  
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Huddersfield Narrow Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Rose Grove Grove Road Services ADVICE (4pm Monday 8 March until 5pm Tuesday 9 March 2021) Please be advised Rose Grove Customer Service Facilities on Huddersfield Narrow Canal are currently closed due to blocked drains. Contractors have been informed and we anticipate their attendance on site Tuesday 9th March . An update will be provided tomorrow.
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Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line/New Junction Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Pollington Lock to Went Aqueduct TOWPATH CLOSURE Update on 08/03/2021: The towpath remains closed as lower water levels upstream of the breach site at Newbridge have resulted in some bank settlement with unevenness underfoot. Whilst the settlement does not pose a risk to the navigation it does make the towpath unsafe to walk on at […]
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Lancaster Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 67, Ford Green Bridge Update on 16/03/2021: We are pleased to advise the scaffolding is now in place at Bridge 67, Ford Green Bridge on the Lancaster Canal and canal navigation and towpath access has resumed. Repairs to the bridge are due to start week commencing Monday 5 April, subject to arising emergency works. […]
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Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line

Stoppages & Restrictions

Goole Docks Goole Visitor Moorings ADVICE (4.15pm Friday 5 March 2021 until further notice) Skippers of all craft are advised that due to restricted water levels caused by the breach at New Bridge on the Aire & Calder Navigation Associated British Ports (ABP) are restricting passage at Ocean Lock Goole to commercial use only for […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 52B, Railway Bridge Ends At: Lock 85, Lock 21 RESTRICTION (7am Tuesday 9 March until 6pm Friday 16 April 2021) Please be advised Third-party contractors will be onsite between Bridge 52B, Railway bridge and Lock 85, Lock 21 on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal to replace the bank/wall on the offside of the canal. […]
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Rochdale Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 75A, Grimshaw Lane Bridge Update on 06/04/2021: Investigations into the repair of the mechanical failure at Bridge 75A, Grimshaw Lane Bridge on the Rochdale Canal are complete, and our contractors are in the process of obtaining the materials and equipment needed for the repair. A further update will be provided Friday 16 April. Update […]
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River Great Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Castle Mills Lock downstream landing stage RESTRICTION (Wednesday 3 March 2021 until further notice) Further to our emergency navigation closure notice issued on 8 January 2021, the majority of the fallen tree has now been removed, however the stump still remains on the upstream side of the landing stage. Please note that the existing gravel […]
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Calder & Hebble Navigation

Stoppages & Restrictions

Low water levels Starts At: Lock 9, Brookfoot Ends At: Lock 10, Ganny Update on 09/04/2021: Dredging has been undertaken and navigation is now possible. Update on 01/03/2021: Dredging is currently being arranged and will be undertaken by contractors prior to the re-opening of our network on 12th April 2021. As a reminder, only essential […]
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Chesterfield Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 63, Misterton Top Lock Up Stream Winding Hole: Manor Farm Winding Hole, Near Bridge 78, Manor Farm Bridge Down Stream Winding Hole: Stockwith Basin NAVIGATION CLOSURE (until 4pm Friday 12 March 2021) Update on 01/03/2021: Problems have been encountered due to flooding at Lock 63, causing additional water to run over the by-weir whilst […]
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South Stratford Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 67, Maidenhead Road Update on 25/03/2021: Please be advised that the towpath will remain closed when our teams continue to work on a solution for the collapsed wall. Please follow the diversion route. TOWPATH CLOSURE (9am Friday 26 February until 6pm Friday 26 March 2021) The towpath is closed but navigation remains open. The towpath […]
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