Don’t miss Sunday Lunch at the Ferry Boat on 20th June

We do this most years and it is always fun, the sun always shines (well maybe not always), join fellow members for a belly-busting lunch at The Ferry Boat see the event page for how to book, numbers are limited so book ASAP.  2021 Washingbrough Lunch  

Thought Provoking May 1st Friday meeting on Plastic Pollution

A big thanks to Joel Weaver from Rotary for his presentation on plastic pollution and what we can do to help get rid of the plastic soup. The Vice Commodore, also a Rotarian is going to be working with Joel to see what we can do as a club and as individuals to help, collecting […]

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 […]

Easter Quiz Winner

Five teams took part in the online Quiz, although Pirate Pete disappeared at half time, whether this was caused by technical problems or the call of his Fish and Chips we don’t know. During the first half ‘Too Much Cake’ otherwise known as Robin and Karoline surged ahead, but in the second half faltered coming […]

Don’t forget this FRIDAY is the Club Online Quiz

Join the Boat Club for a fun, entertaining, self marked quiz, that will gently antifoul your brain for life post lockdown, teams of any size from 1 upwards, friends and family welcome. A couple of clues to what you should swat up on 🙂   The quiz is for social and boating members and friends, […]

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 […]