Daily Archives: March 2, 2014

Information Notice – River Trent – Traffic Lights at Cromwell Lock

The East Midlands Waterway is currently undertaking a programme of works to upgrade the traffic lights at lock sites around the waterway; the teams will next be working at Cromwell Lock; Boaters need to be aware that whist these works … Continue reading

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Navigation restriction notice: River Ouse

Notice Alert Selby Toll Road Bridge Wednesday 26 February 2014 10:00 until further notice Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: Structure failure Original message: North Yorkshire Council have informed us that because of mechanical failure Selby Toll Bridge is unable to swing. … Continue reading

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River Ouse/Pocklington Canal

Notice Alert Barmby Tidal Barrage, Lock 9 / Cottingwith Lock Wednesday 26 February 2014 11:00 until Monday 7 April 2014 12:00 Type: Advice Reason: 3rd Party Works Original message: Further to last year’s trials on the River Derwent and Barmby … Continue reading

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Floating Pennywort IMPORTANT

I have recently been made aware that Floating Pennywort is growing in a local drain near Saxilby, Lincolnshire. The drain in question discharges into the Fossdyke Canal and ultimately the river Witham. As I’m sure your aware Floating Pennywort is … Continue reading

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Holme Lock Open Day – Change of Date, please note

Due to a clash of events with the neighbouring National Watersports Centre in Nottingham, the date of the Holme Lock Open Day is now Sunday 16 March. This is basically to give us the parking required to facilitate the event as … Continue reading

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