WINTER WORK PROGRAMME 2021/2

The following lock closures are planned to take place during November 2021 and January/February 2022

St Catherine’s Lock : Top lock gate replacement

08.00hrs Monday 15 November until 08.00hrs Monday 29 November 2021.

Triggs Lock:  Top lock gate replacement. 

08.00hrs Monday 17 January until 08.00hrs Monday 31 January 2022

Worsfold Gates:  Gate repairs

08.00hrs Monday 7 February until 08.00hrs Monday 14 February 2022

The National Trust apologises  for any inconvenience these necessary works may cause.

Work programme and schedule subject to change due to weather and flood events.  For further information please contact the Navigation Office

E: riverwey@nationaltrust.org.uk

T: 01483 561389

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigation office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends)

NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – TREE DOWN

16.20hrs – There is currently a tree down between Stoke Lock and Bowers Lock. It is passable with care.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

15.09.21 NEW HAW ELSAN POINT – UPDATE

The Elsan point at New Haw has now been emptied, and is usable once again.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigation office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

14.09.21 NEW HAW ELSAN POINT

The National Trust are aware that the Elsan Point at New Haw, is full.

It is due to be emptied Wednesday 15th September. Please can we ask that you do not use this facility until after such time. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigation office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – RIVER OPEN

17.40hrs – The fallen tree above Bowers Lock has now been cleared and the navigation is fully open.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – TREE DOWN

10.00hrs- The navigation is now closed above Bowers Lock due to a fallen tree across the river and it is not passable.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

Navigation Closure – Guildford town centre: UPDATE

The Navigation will be closed to all craft for approximately 2 hours on Tuesday 21 September between Dapdune Wharf and Millmead Lock to allow work to be carried out in Guildford town centre. Times of closure need to remain flexible but it is likely to be lunchtime /early afternoon. Please look out for signage in the vicinity and follow the instructions of site staff.

01.09.2021 – POSSIBLE NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – EA CONTRACTORS

11.45hrs The EA dredgers will be on the Navigation at the following locations:

 Newark  7 to the 9 September 2021

Weybridge Town Lock 14 to the 20 September 2021

There may be some short disruptions to allow movement of plant equipment.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigation office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

19.08.21 NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – UNSTEAD LOCK UPDATE.

17.45hrs – Unstead Lock is now fully functional.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

19.08.21 NAVIGATION RESTRICTION – NEWARK LOCK UPDATE.

16.35hrs – Newark Lock is now fully functional.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).

19.08.21 NAVIGATION RESTRICTIONS – UNSTEAD LOCK CLOSED.

16.20hrs – Unstead Lock is currently closed due to a lifted lock gate.

You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends).