Category Archives: Hazards

Notice : Selby Bypass swing bridge

Canal & River Trust have been informed by North Yorkshire Council that the A63 Selby Bypass swing bridge is presently unable to swing due to a hydraulic fault. Repairs are underway but may take up to two weeks to complete. … Continue reading

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Clesse Novacomet BP1803 LPG Regulator Recall Alert

The Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) is supporting Clesse Industries to make boaters aware of the immediate product recall on its Novacomet branded BP1803 LPG regulators manufactured between June 2010 and September 2015. Following extensive field sampling and testing, Clesse Industries … Continue reading

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Kidde & Lifesaver Fire Blanket Recall Alert

The Boat Safety Scheme (BSS) is supporting Kidde Safety Europe Ltd to alert any boaters to the immediate product recall on its “Kidde” or “Lifesaver” fire blankets following concerns regarding their effectiveness in the event of an oil pan fire. … Continue reading

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Warning to boaters regarding fishing line at head height

Warning to boaters on behalf of Marnham Boat Club Please be aware of the danger of strong fishing lines at head height across the river. Enclosed below is an extract on the subject. Two lines can just be seen in … Continue reading

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Navigation restriction notice: River Trent, Newark Town Lock

Although the majority of works have been completed at Newark Town Lock, we are experiencing difficulties with our supply chain with regard to the refurbishment of the mechanical equipment that is used to open and close the gates. As such, … Continue reading

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