Web site update – new information available

In a continued effort to keep you informed we have added new pages to the website to allow you to easily gather information on flood warnings and news from the RYA. See the links here or go to the ‘Navigation’ menu to review. Flood Warnings RYA News Additionally when notices are added to the front […]

River Witham users update – December 2018

The Environment Agency and the Canal and River Trust take the issue of boater safety very seriously. It is recognised that during winter months there can be additional safety considerations. Both organisations would like to remind the boating community that boaters have ownership of their mooring safety throughout the year. There can be extremes of […]

Notice Alert – Fossdyke Canal

Starts At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Ends At: Lock 1, Torksey Lock Monday 24 December 2018 until further notice Type: Navigation Closure Reason: Water resources Original message: Due to the flood levels rising and the current high tides, we have had to close Torksey Flood Gates. Boaters will not be able to get through Torksey Lock until […]

Navigation restriction notice: River Trent, Navigation: Open, Towpath: Open

Notice Alert River Trent Location: Water Lane – Opposite The Kiln office, Newark Monday 14 January 2019 08:00 until Friday 29 March 2019 16:00 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: 3rd Party Works Original message: From Monday 14th January 2019, contractors (North Midland Construction) working on behalf of Severn Trent Water will be installing a new surface water […]

Caledonian Canal Cruise. 16th to 23rd August 2019

Please join us on an adventurous holiday. The Commodore Keith Laver along with David Stott, Duncan Rogers,  Ian Hutchins and their wives and partners have booked this cruise. If any members would like to join them , then please get in touch ASAP. Boats can be hired from Caley Cruisers on 01463-236328 or email Info@caleycruisers.com

Christmas Greetings

Thank you for all your support in 2018, the Commodore and Committee hope that you have a very Happy Christmas and we look forward to a fair wind and good sailing next year. We have been Elfing about again click here to see this years Christmas Greeting from the Starboard Gang and here for the Port Crew

Closed Season

We all hope that this has been a fun and exciting year with plenty of opportunities to venture out on your boat. The season for club activity closed with the AGM and there will be no first Friday meetings for December and January. Once the committee has agreed the events and dates for 2019 we […]

BWBC AGM is this Friday 16th November at Woodcocks

Final reminder to all members that the BWBC AGM is this Friday 16th November at Woodcocks starting promptly at 20:00. The AGM should only take 1 hour with an open forum at the end. This is your club so please come along and join in, we need as many members as possible to attend. More […]

River disruption between Langrick and Boston Saturday 17th November

We would like to inform you that the British Rowing Team Senior trials will be taking place on Sunday 11th November and the Junior Team GB rowing trials on Saturday 17th November between 9:30am and 2.30pm on both days between Langrick and Boston. Whilst the river will not be closed to other traffic, we would be very grateful if you could […]

Navigation restriction notice: River Witham, Navigation: Open,Towpath: Open

Notice Alert River Witham Location: Between Lincoln and Washingborough Monday 5 November 2018 09:00 until Friday 9 November 2018 16:00 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: 3rd Party Works Original message: Galiford Try will be carrying out a series of crane lifts to install a temporary road bridge to facilitate the construction of the Lincoln East Bypass. […]