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.” […]

LAYING-UP SUPPER REMINDER

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 […]

FOSSDYKE NAVIGATION

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 […]

Boston Lock Opening Times (October)

Notice Alert River Witham Starts At: Lock 4, Boston Lock Ends At: Lock 4, Boston Lock Monday 1 October 2018 until Wednesday 31 October 2018 23:59 Type: Opening Times Original message: Boston Lock October Opening Times – Day Date    AM                   PM Mon 01-Oct 08-00-14-00 Tue 02-Oct 08-30-14-30 Wed 03-Oct 09-30-15-30 Thu 04-Oct 10-00-16-00 Fri 05-Oct 13-00-19-00 […]

Torksey Lock Opening Times (October)

Notice Alert Fossdyke Canal Starts At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Ends At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Monday 1 October 2018 until Wednesday 31 October 2018 23:59 Type: Opening Times Original message: Torksey Lock October Opening Times – Date Hours Am Hours Pm 1st 10.00-18.00 2nd 10.00-18.00 3rd 11.00-19.00 4th 11.00-19.00 5th 11.00-19.00 6th 12.00-20.00 7th 07.00-12.30 18.30-21.00 […]

Navigation Alert

Notice Alert Intersection of: Cranfleet Lock to Cranfleet Lock on Upper Trent and Bridge 13, Lady Bay Bridge to Bridge 13, Lady Bay Bridge on River Trent Sunday 30 September 2018 11:00 until Sunday 30 September 2018 14:00 Type: Event Original message: A Kayak event organised by Nottingham kayak Club will be taking place on […]

LAYING-UP SUPPER – Saturday 20th October 2018

It is that time of year when we start to reflect on our summer adventures and  put our boats to bed for the winter, so we just have time to relax together for our annual Laying-Up Supper which this year is at the Pyewipe. (7:30 pm for 8:00pm). The event is open to all members […]

Gunthorpe Lock

Notice Alert River Trent Starts At: Lock 11, Gunthorpe Lock Ends At: Lock 11, Gunthorpe Lock Monday 1 October 2018 until Monday 15 October 2018 23:59 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: Maintenance Original message: Our Construction Team will be carrying out essential repair works to Gunthorpe Low side approach floating mooring. The works involve renewing the walkway surface […]

More photos of the Washingborough Cruise now in the Gallery

We have uploaded some more pictures of last Sunday’s trip to Washingborough, thanks to Steve and Viv, including an image of the Commodore showing he is so confident of his new auto-helm to steer him through the Glory Hole that he is happy to relax below deck. If members have any more photos of this […]