Torksey Lock Opening Times for November 2018

Fossdyke Canal Starts At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Ends At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Thursday 1 November 2018 until Friday 30 November 2018 23:59 Type: Opening Times Original message: Torksey Lock November Opening Times – Date Hours Am Hours Pm 1st 10-00-16-00 2nd 10.00-16.00 3rd 10.00-16.00 4th 07-00-13-00 5th 07-00-13-00 6th 07-00-13-00 7th 07-00-13-00 8th 07.00-13.00 9th […]

The Laying Up Supper is running out of Wind!!

Yes the sign up for the Laying Up Supper has been blowing up a storm and we are running out of places. Members & their guests are reminded to get their bookings and menu choices in to the Commodore as soon a possible to avoid disappointment. The Supper is on the 24th November…………The deadline is […]

Navigation Alert

Notice Alert Fossdyke CanalStarts At: Bridge 7, Brayford New BridgeEnds At: Bridge 6, Baths Bridge Thursday 25 October 2018 until Thursday 25 October 2018 23:59 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: 3rd Party Works Original message: Red7 Inshore Diving Limited will be carrying out a dive inspection to ascertain the condition of the towpath side waterway wall at Foss Bank, […]

First Friday Club Night – Quiz

For all those who were unable to make it last Friday, you missed a real treat. Our quizmasters for the night were Peter & Bridget Crutchfield, and did they test us. We had 4 teams competing, including one of them that had an international dimension. Modestly, restricts me from saying who won, just suffice it […]

Important Notice – LAYING-UP SUPPER

Laying up Supper has been rescheduled to a new date. Because so many of our members are away abroad, we have struggled to fill all the tables for our annual Laying-Up Supper on 20th October. We have therefore taken the decision to postpone this event until 24th November 2018. The supper and prize giving will take […]

First Friday Meeting this Friday 5th Oct – Quiz of the Rear

Don’t forget this Friday is my Rear Commodores quiz – The Quiz of the Rear 7:30pm for an 8pm start – Woodcocks Function Room Here is a taster question :-  Who said “My chances of being PM are about as good as the chances of finding Elvis on Mars, or my being reincarnated as an olive.” […]


Roll up, Roll up. Five days, yes only 5 days, to get your bookings and menus in to the Commodore for our annual Laying-Up Supper. Talk to your friends and neighbours to invite them as your guests. This is the perfect opportunity to get people interested in joining our boat club. Phone 01522 511220 or […]


Notice Alert Fossdyke Canal Starts At: Bridge 1A Torksey Lock Footbridge Ends At: Bridge 1A Torksey Lock Footbridge Thursday 4 October 2018 until Friday 5 October 2018 23:59 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: 3rd Party Works Original message: Please be aware that Kier Utility Services will be carrying out essential 3rd party works on behalf of Severn Trent […]

BWBC donate to Macmillan

I am pleased to announce that the boat club have agreed to donate to the Macmillan Coffee morning that is taking place on the Marina on Friday 28th September. This worthy cause is also supported by the shops on the Marina so please attend if you can. Further information is available from the Quayside Gift […]