Great Ouse and Tributaries Navigation Notices

Please be aware Navigation Notices listed here are only updated Monday to Friday during office hours

LOCATION

TYPE OF NOTICE

DURATION

DETAILS

 

River Great Ouse, Ely Ouse System and Tributaries

Updated Closure

Notice

Various - see Navigation Notice for details

WINTER WORKS PROGRAMME 2021-2022.  SEE NOTICE FOR DETAILS.

River Great Ouse

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Rivers Cam, Lark & Ely Ouse

Advisory Notice

Until Further Notice

Floating Pennywort

Bedford Ouse

Bedford Ouse - Various Locations 

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Sovereigns Quay

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Queens Park

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Cardington Lock Canoe Portage

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Upstream of Cardington Lock

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Cardington Lock

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Downstream of Cardington Lock

Advisory Notice

Reported Obstruction

Until further notice

Reports of a shoal 

Castle Mills Lock

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Castle Mills Lock
Downstream Landing Stage

Emergency Restriction Notice

Until further notice

The majority of the fallen tree has now been removed, however the stump still remains on the upstream side of the landing stage. Please note that the existing gravel shoal in this area has moved in high flows encroaching into the navigation channel by the downstream landing stage.

Willington Lock

Advisory Notice

Until Further Notice

Fallen Tree 

Danish Camp Willington

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Approx 250m U/S Danish Camp Willington

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Please be aware of a fallen tree approx 250m U/S of the  Danish Camp

Great Barford Lock

Emergency Restriction Notice

Until further notice

Please be aware of a fallen tree upstream of Gt Barford

Great Barford 48hr Mooring

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Great Barford Bridge

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Roxton Lock

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Roxton Lock & Weir Footbridge

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Eaton Socon Lock

Winter Works Closure

See Navigation Notice for details

WINTER WORKS 2021/2022 - SEE NOTICE

AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE FOR DETAILS

Eaton Socon Lock

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St Neots Lock

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Fencing installation works will be taking place along the lock side.

St Neots Lock

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Little Paxton

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between Offord Cluny and Great Paxton

Advisory Notice

13 January 2022 - until further notice

Please be aware a sunken vessel is present within the right side of the channel (looking downstream)  We will investigate this obstruction as soon as we are able. We advise to exercise extreme caution if navigating this area of river at the present time until recovery has taken place and this notice rescinded.

Brampton Lock

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Brampton Mill

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Godmanchester Lock

Winter Works Closure

See Navigation Notice for details

WINTER WORKS 2021/2022 - SEE NOTICE

AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE FOR DETAILS

Huntingdon Bridge B1044

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Houghton Lock

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Lock footbridge: reduced headroom

Houghton Lock 

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Houghton Lock

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Hemingford Lock

Advisory Notice

Reported Obstruction

Until further notice

Reports of a shoal d/s of the lock are being looked into

Hemingford Lock

Closure Notice

1 Feb - 11 Feb 2022

Inspection and repair of D/S mitre gate

St Ives Lock

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St Ives Chapel, Town Bridge

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Holywell, near Ferry Boat Inn

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Pike and Eel Marina

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Holywell

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Upstream of

Brownshill Lock

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Brownshill Lock

Winter Works Closure

See Navigation Notice for details

WINTER WORKS 2021/2022 - SEE NOTICE

AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE FOR DETAILS

Earith Sluice

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Hermitage Lock

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Hermitage Lock

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Hermitage Lock

Downstream Mooring

Advisory Notice 

Until further notice

Mooring Closed for H & S Reasons

Old West River

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Old West River

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Ely Ouse

Queen Adelaide Mooring

Until further notice

Closed due to health and safey issues

Prickwillow Mooring

Advisory Notice 

Until Further Notice 

Water Tap Currently Turned Off 

Littleport 48 hr Mooring Ely

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Pilings have shifted/collapsed.

Downstream of Pope's Corner

Updated Advisory Notice

Until Further Notice 

Partially Sunken Vessel 

Common Muckhill Bridge Ely

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Ely Pump-out

Until Further Notice

Pump Out - Temporarily Out of Action - A new pump has been ordered.

Ely Elsan Point

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Upware

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Burwell Lode

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Wicken Lode

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River Wissey

Stoke Ferry

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Near Sugar Beet Factory

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Hilgay bridge

Advisory Notice

10 Jan 2022 - 6 April 2022

Replacement Piling Works

North of Hilgay

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Relief Channel

Wiggenhall St. Mary Magdalen and Stowbridge

48 hour moorings

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Moorings are open. Please be aware a navigation key is needed if access is required via the pedestrian gate

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Denver & Tidal River

Denver Lock

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Elsan Point not in use 

Denver Sluice

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Denver Slipway

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Denver Complex

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Denver Pump Out

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Denver 48 hour hour mooring

Until further notice

Closed due to health and safety issues

Silt Fen Farm 48 hour mooring

Until further notice

Closed due to health and safety issues

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River Little Ouse

Hockwold

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Brandon Lock Landing Stage 

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Brandon Lock Landing Stage

Advisory Notice

Until further notice

Due to damage to the decking, one of the access ramps has been fenced off. Please use the alternative ramp at the opposite end of the structure.

Brandon Lock

Emergency Restriction Notice

Until further notice

Please be aware we have received reports of a sand shoal downstream of Brandon Lock.  There are also reports of upstream shallowing.

Downstream of Lakenheath Lode

Advisory Notice

Reported Obstruction

Until further notice

We have received a report of a fallen tree in the watercourse just DS of Lakenheath Lode.  Please see notice for further details.

Little Ouse  Bridge

Restriction Notice

7 Feb - 2022 - 4 Mar 2022

Bridge Works

River Lark

Prickwillow 48 hour Mooring

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Prickwillow Bridge

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Isleham Lock 

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Mile End Road Visitor Mooring

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River Cam

Bottisham Lock

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Baits Bite Lock

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Jesus Lock

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Old Bedford River

Welches Dam

Closure

Until further notice

Lock closed

Hundred Foot / New Bedford River

Welney

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