Guest Speaker – Plastic in our rivers – what can we do about it

We know nature is struggling, in fact the UK is one of the most nature depleted countries in the world, and globally 1 million species face extinction due to the strain of climate change, pollution and other threats. Invest some of your time at the next first Friday club meeting to find out more about […]

Notice Alert

Notice Alert Selby Canal Location: Selby Swingbridge – unable to swing Starts At: Selby Swingbridge 1 Ends At: Selby Swingbridge 1 Friday 19 March 2021 11:30 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Repair   Update on 20/04/2021:   Following the recent closure of Selby swing bridge, a further incident took place last Tuesday 13th April 2021 when a […]

Notice Alert – booking passage through locks

Update on 13/04/2021:   As of the 12th April boaters can now book passage as normal via the lock keeper at the following locks:   Boston Lock. M – 07387050967   Torksey. M: 07884238781 LL: 01427 718202   Cromwell Lock. M – 07887754485 LL – 01636 821213

Notice Alert – River Trent Nether Lock – until further notice

Notice Alert River Trent Location: River Trent Nether Lock Wednesday 7 April 2021 20:30 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Structure failure   Original message:   Due to a paddle failure at Nether Lock 14, navigation is temporarily restricted. Updates to follow. You can view this notice and its map online here: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/notice/19413/river-trent-nether-lock You can […]

Summer Cruising: the best 40 UK anchorages

The clocks have changed, the sun has come out and lockdown restrictions are being tentatively eased. Summer is on it’s way. While foreign travel remains on the ‘not a chance’ list, the British coast has more than enough coves, creeks and anchorages to fill even the most adventurous of seasons. Yachting Monthly’s experts have picked […]

Notice alert – Stamp End Lock River Witham

Notice Alert River Witham Location: Stamp End Lock River Witham Starts At: Lock 1, Stamp End Lock Ends At: Lock 1, Stamp End Lock Sunday 21 March 2021 14:15 until Friday 26 March 2021 16:00 Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Structure failure   Original message:   Mechanical issues at Stamp end Lock have left the lock stuck in the […]

Fossdyke Canal – 3rd Party Works

Notice Alert Fossdyke Canal Location: Bridge 4B, Pipe Bridge – Fossdyke Canal Starts At: Bridge 4B, Pipe Bridge Ends At: Bridge 4B, Pipe Bridge Thursday 25 March 2021 until Friday 26 March 2021 23:59 Type: Advice Reason: 3rd Party Works   Original message:   Contractors Spartan Rescue, working on behalf of Cadent Gas, will be carrying out a […]