Category Archives: Hazards

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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IMPORTANT – River Trent Between Cromwell Lock and Nether Lock

The navigation has been closed as the weir boom above Cromwell Weir broke during exceptionally high winds on the 5th December. We are sourcing new materials to repair or replace the boom and although a precise programme for completion of … Continue reading

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Advice notice: River Witham

The EA have informed us that their Black Sluice Lock will be unavailable from the 17th November until the 1st April. If you have any problems, please contact either The Black Sluice booking line on – 01522 785 041 or … Continue reading

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BLUNT WARNING ABOUT THE DANGERS OF USING PORTABLE GENERATORS ONBOARD FROM LEADING INLAND BOAT SAFETY BODY

Televisions, laptops, mobile phones, power tools, heaters or simply charging the boat’s batteries, whatever the electrical need, the stark warning from a leading boat safety body is that petrol generators will continue to cost lives and cause misery unless boaters … Continue reading

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Navigation Restriction Notice, River Ouse

Notice Alert River Ouse Barmby Tidal Barrage Monday 4 January 2016 08:00 until Thursday 31 March 2016 18:00 Type: Navigation Restriction Reason: Maintenance The Environment Agency have advised us of the following: Water Resources Act 1991 (as amended by the … Continue reading

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