Notice update – Holme Lock

Update on 24/07/2020: Our contractors have successfully completed the works at Holme Lock. This means Holme Lock is now operating as normal. Volunteer lock keepers will be on site between 9:00am and 5:00pm to assist boats through, but outside of these hours the lock is self-operational again.

Cromwell lock – update

Notice Alert River Trent Location: Cromwell Lock Starts At: Lock 15, Cromwell Lock – Top Chamber Ends At: Lock 15, Cromwell Lock – Bottom Chamber Wednesday 25 March 2020 until further notice Type: Booking Information Update on 21/07/2020: Cromwell Lock will now be manned each day between 8:00am and 4:00pm, if prior bookings have been made.  If you […]

The real cost of owning a boat

 A boat is not simply a material possession or a means of transport. It is a dream we’re buying and a way of life. We know the magic of being transported great distances by nothing more than the power of the wind, but to capture this, we have to sully ourselves with the boring reality […]

Dinghy for sale

For sale Zodiac Inflatable Rib – Model 1149 – Length 3.7M – Width 1.65M – Wooden Floor boards- Inflatable keel – Wooden oars – Inflatable seats Price £400 Contact Paul: pgw7@icloud.com

Nether Lock – until further notice

Notice Alert River Trent Location: Nether Lock Starts At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Ends At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Wednesday 15 July 2020 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Maintenance Update on 16/07/2020: Nether Lock is now operational again.  However, due to continued problems with lock gate 4 paddle jamming, our maintenance team have had no choice but […]

Dunham Toll Bridge

Notice Alert Location: River Trent – between Dunham Toll Bridge (Br 32) & Torksey Lock (Lock 1)   Intersection of: Bridge 32, Dunham Toll Bridge to Bridge 32, Dunham Toll Bridge on River Trent and Lock 1, Torksey Lock to Lock 1, Torksey Lock on Fossdyke Canal Friday 17 July 2020 23:30 until further notice […]

Stamp End Lock – 7/8th July

Notice Alert River Witham Location: Stamp End Lock Starts At: Lock 1, Stamp End Lock Ends At: Lock 1, Stamp End Lock Tuesday 7 July 2020 until Wednesday 8 July 2020 23:59 Type: Advice Reason: Information Original message: The EA are carrying out essential maintenance works to the flood lighting at Stamp End Lock. As a precautionary measure, […]

Holme Lock – Update – (Until further notice)

Notice Alert River Trent Location: Holme Lock Starts At: Lock 8, Holme Lock Ends At: Lock 8, Holme Lock Thursday 19 March 2020 until Friday 31 July 2020 Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Maintenance Update on 03/07/2020: Our contractors will be back on site as of Monday 6th July and aim to be finished by the 31st July. Holme […]

Newark Nether Lock (Until further notice)

Notice Alert River Trent Location: River Trent – Newark Nether Lock Starts At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Ends At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Wednesday 1 July 2020 08:00 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Inspection Update on 01/07/2020: Following on from todays inspection, major repair works are now needed to fix Nether Lock.  The works […]

Multiple Notice Alerts – Nether Lock, Torksey Lock, Cromwell Lock, Lincoln Yard

Notice Alert River Trent Location: River Trent – Newark Nether Lock Starts At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Ends At: Lock 14, Newark Nether Lock Wednesday 1 July 2020 08:00 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Inspection Original message: Newark Nether Lock is currently closed for navigation. An inspection is taking place today (01/07/2020) and the notice […]