Be a junior lock keeper

If you've got a little one who is seven or over, we're offering them the change to become a junior lock keeper. A chance to learn new skills on the beautiful Kennet & Avon Canal.

Event details

31 July 2018 to 28 August 2018

10:00am - 12:00pm

Caen Hill

Kennet & Avon Canal


The Admiral Floating Visitor Centre

Caen Hill Cafe
The Locks
SN10 1QR Devizes

Children must be seven years of age upwards, and accompanies by an adult at all times. 

They'll be helping boaters move safely through the world famous Caen Hill Locks in Devizes. Keeping the water flowing through these incredible structures will be lots of fun. 

Free sessions will be run from 'The Admiral' Floating Visitor Centre by Caen Hill Cafe at 10am, 11am and 12 noon on:

  • Tuesday 31 July
  • Tuesday 7 August
  • Tuesday 21 August
  • Tuesday 28 August

Please ensure children are wearing appropriate footwear.

How to book

Call 0303 040 4040 or email

Activity day: children as volunteer lock keepers Activity day: children as volunteer lock keepers