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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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Boat Safety Scheme Officers Report

Significant risks, drawn from Boat Safety incident and accident data for the 9 months to end of October 2016. Of 133 reported incidents/accidents 55 were fire or explosion (including the immediate risk of) Within these numbers 11 were related to … Continue reading

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TIDAL LOCK OPERATION IN THE EAST MIDLANDS

All 4 of our tidal locks (West Stockwith, Cromwell, Torksey, Boston) have the same core hours, which are: 7:00am to 9:00pm in Summer (the earlier of Good Friday or 1st April to 30th September) and 8:00am to 4:00pm in Winter. … Continue reading

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Port of Boston, trainee position opportunity

We’ve been contacted by Captain Richard Walker, the Port of Boston Harbourmaster, anyone who might be interested in this position, please respond directly to Captain Walker no later than 17th October. richardwalker@portofboston.co.uk “We will be recruiting a person to commence … Continue reading

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Notification of AGM

Please note this years AGM will take place on Sunday 30th October, commencing 1pm at the Castle and Falcon public house in Newark. If anyone would like anything adding to the agenda, please email chairman@theboatingassociation.co.uk Agenda to follow when finalised

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