The River Great Ouse Navigation Conditions


Navigation Notices on the River Great Ouse

Hemingford Lock Closure 6 June 2017 – 7 June 2017

Please be aware Hemingford Lock will be closed on the above dates to allow completion of engineering works to the guillotine gate structure.

For more information about navigation on the River Great Ouse, and the most up to date information regarding lock closures, please call the Environment Agency on 03708 506 506 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday and ask for the Waterways Team in Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire. Floodline 0345 988 1188 / 1 / Quick dial number: 033211


Marina News & Water Levels

  • Water Levels
    11th August 2017

    Headroom at St Ives Staunch is 2.5 mtr, and 2 mtr at Hermitage as of 9am Friday 11th August 2017 following heavy rain on Wednesday this week.

    With the amount of local rain levels are expected to fluctuate over the weekend.

  • Marina News
    1st April 2017
    • BBQ – Informal BBQ at Jones Boatyard – Sat 19th August 16:30This event is open to all boat owners and friends and usually takes place twice a year in the Dell, the area adjacent to the bungalow. Being an informal event means that you bring your own food and BBQ. The object is that you meet up with old friends, meet new, get to know your neighbor and have an enjoyable evening.

      For more details please contact Pieter on Dutch Courage:


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