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
    19th May 2017

    Headroom at St.Ives Staunch is only 2.4 mtr and Hermitage only 1.8m at 10am with levels fluctuating.

    St.Ives to Hermitage levels above normal with high flows especially difficult below below St.Ives staunch.

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

  • Marina News
    1st April 2017

    Informal BBQ – Sat June 10th – Weather Permitting

    This 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 to meet up with old friends, meet new, get to kknow your neighbour and have an enjoyable evening.

    Starts at 5pm

    For more details please contact Peiter on Dutch Courage



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