Information on navigation Hazard complaint – CRT CASE:701374

Hi, you can see below I complained about the hazard created by the hanging growth from a willow tree in the centre of Lincoln on river Witham. I passed through Lincoln today and have to report that both willow trees are a significant hazard to navigation. It is virtually impossible to see is another vessel […]

Urgent repairs to Fossdyke Canal – Until 2nd April

Fossdyke Canal Location: Adjacent to Harvey Street, Lincoln (Foss Bank). Monday 15 March 2021 until Friday 2 April 2021 23:59 Type: Towpath Closure Reason: 3rd Party Works   Original message:   Contractors JBA Bentley working on behalf of The Environment Agency need to carry out urgent repairs to a section of flood wall along Foss Bank […]


Boat Owners’ Survey – starts next week

    The Boat Safety Scheme Boat Owners’ survey is due to launch next week (during w/c Monday March 15th). The BSS is keen to understand more about your opinions on some important issues related to boat ownership, safety and also collect ideas for what could be improved. The purpose of this message is to […]


BWBC Zoom meetings – it’s easy and fun. 

As you will be aware because of the COVID situation we have decided to undertake our Friday meetings on Zoom, whilst this isn’t the same as meeting face to face,  it gives us an opportunity to have some fun interesting activities, chat with other members and take advantage of some guest speakers.  We sincerely hope […]


2021 program of events

“Following our virtual First Friday Club Night meeting last night we are pleased to announce our Event Programme for 2021. Due to the ongoing Covid restrictions we have decided to limit our events in the first part of the year, to virtual meetings at which we shall be having several guest speakers. The main cruising events […]

Association of Waterways Cruising Clubs Membership

As a member of Burton Waters Boat Club (AWCC) you are also a member of the Association of Waterways Cruising Clubs (AWCC).  The AWCC is a group of 80+ boat clubs spread across England’s inland waterways.   This means you can use the facilities at other member clubs including moorings and clubhouses, AWCC clubs also commit […]