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Here you can find out about the latest news to do with the Boating Association, including event dates and AGM agendas.

Notice – River Trent, Holme Cut Lock, Visitors Moorings

Posted on May 17th, 2017 - By admin - 0 Comments

Friday 12 May 2017 until Wednesday 7 June 2017 23:59   "During the works to install the hydro plant at Holme Lock, the long term moorers…

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Notice : Selby Bypass swing bridge

Posted on Mar 18th, 2017 - By admin - 0 Comments

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…

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Boat Safety Scheme Officers Report

Posted on Jan 9th, 2017 - By admin - 0 Comments

Significant risks, drawn from Boat Safety incident and accident data for the 9 months to end of October 2016. Of 133 reported incidents/accidents…

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TIDAL LOCK OPERATION IN THE EAST MIDLANDS

Posted on Nov 14th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

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…

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Port of Boston, trainee position opportunity

Posted on Oct 8th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

We've been contacted by Captain Richard Walker, the Port of Boston Harbourmaster, anyone who might be interested in this position, please respond…

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Notification of AGM

Posted on Sep 25th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

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…

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The Boating Association and Canal and River Trust working together

Posted on Sep 25th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

Many thanks to the TBA member who volunteered again last week to help support the work of the Canal and River Trust by transporting CRT engineers on…

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Vacancy for a User Group Representative on the BSS Management Committee

Posted on Apr 25th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

Due to a resignation there is a vacancy for a User Group representative on the BSS Management Committee. The following information is drawn from…

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Lock Keeper of the Year 2016 announced

Posted on Apr 10th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

We are very pleased to announce that on the 7th April 2016 the Lock Keeper of the Year Award was presented to Pete Smith. Pete has been an…

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Lock Keeper of the Year Award 2017

Posted on Apr 5th, 2016 - By admin - 0 Comments

As part of our partnership with the Canal & River Trust and to further our relationship with boaters and lock keepers we developed this award a…

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