Privately provided boating facilities

We are working to ensure that Canal & River Trust boater facilities are maintained during the current coronavirus crisis. We have asked boaters to inform us of privately provided facilities they are reliant on. We are contacting the operators of these and will keep the following list of private facilities that are open, as up to date as possible.

We are working to ensure that Canal & River Trust boater facilities are maintained during the current coronavirus crisis. We have asked boaters to inform us of privately provided facilities they are reliant on. We are contacting the operators of these and will keep the following list of private facilities that are open, as up to date as possible. Please contact individual providers for further information.

North West

Anderton Marina (Shropshire Union) - 01606 782986
Fuel & Gas 01606 782986 

Tattenhall Marina (Shropshire Union) - 01829 771742 
10am - 3pm, 7 days pump out, elsan, fuel small shop

Chas Hardens, Beeston (Shropshire Union) - 01829 732595
By appointment only - please ring

Nantwich Canal Centre (Shropshire Union) - 01270 625122
Fuel, pump out, essential chandlery

Overwater Marina (Shropshire Union) - 01270 812677
By appointment only, pump out, diesel ring 01270812677

Venetian Marina (Shropshire Union) - 01270 528122 / 07517 820841
10 until 4 Wednesday to Sunday

Galgate Marina (Lancaster Canal) - 01524 751491
No diesel

Bollington Wharf (Macclesfield Canal) - 01625 575811
Fuel, pump out etc

Baileys Trading Post (Macclesfield Canal) - 01625 872277
Diesel, gas, solid fuel, pump out, basic groceries. Closed on Tuesdays
 
Heritage Marina (Macclesfield Canal) - 01782 785700
Open as usual, all facilities

Freedom boats (Macclesfield Canal) - 01625 420042
Pumpout, gas, coal, diesel and chandlery open. Boathouse closed

Thorn Marine (Bridgewater) - 01925 265129.
8am - 5pm 7 days a week

Lower Park Marina (Leeds and Liverpool Canal) - 01282 815883
Fuel, pump out etc, Mon, Weds, Sat mornings

Yorkshire and North East

Shire Cruisers (Rochdale Canal) - 01422 832712

East Midlands

North Kilworth Wharf (Grand Union Leicester Line) - Text John on 07493 748992In Emergency only, text John for pump out

Cosgrove Marina (Grand Union) - 01908 562467
Elsan, water, rubbish all on towpath

Ashby Boat Company (Ashby Canal) - 01455 212671
Open as usual, pump out, fuel etc

Bosworth Marina (Ashby Canal) - 01455 291111
open 2pm - 4pm daily

Trinity Marina (Ashby Canal) - 01455 896820
Mon, Weds, Fri & Sat 10am -2pm 

Sawley Marina (River Trent) - 01159 077400
9am - 5pm Wed - Sun, fuel, pump out etc

Langrick Bridge Services (River Witham) - 01205 280311
Fuel, pump out, chandlery, shop open Mon - Fri, Sat am 

Sileby Mill Boatyard (River Soar) - 01509 813583
Mon - Sat 9am - 12noon, 1pm - 4pm and Sun 9am - 12 noon pump out, diesel etc. Best to ring  

West Midlands

Talbot Wharf (Shropshire Union) - 01630 652641
Mon-Fri 9:30 - 2 Saturday 9:30 - 1pm. Open for all services during these hours.

Great Haywood Marina (Trent and Mersey) - 01889 883713 
10am - 3pm , 7 days a week pump out, fuel

Aston Marina (Trent and Mersey) - 01785 819702
All facilities

Kings Bromley Marina (Trent and Mersey) - 01543 417209
All facilities, handled by staff

Barton Marina (Trent and Mersey) - 01283 711666
Mon - Fri Fuel, pump out etc

Canal Cruising Company (Trent and Mersey) - 01785 813982 
All facilities

Shobnall Marina (Trent and Mersey) - 01283 542718
Open for diesel, gas, pump outs 9am - 2pm Mon - Sat

Droitwich Spa Marina (Droitwich Canal) - 07970 626807
All facilities 10am - 1pm Mon - Fri

Hanbury Wharf Chandlery (Worcester & Birmingham Canal) - 07380 187513
Fuel, gas, no pump out 
 
Lyon Boatyard (Stratford North Canal) - 0121 474 4977 / 0121 474 4977
Open for essentials Tues - Sat, please ring to arrange

Waterpride Estates, Lady Lane Wharf (Stratford North Canal) - 01564 703821
Diesel, coal, pump out, elsan, rubbish, water. If desperate at other times knock on the black and cream boat on the Wharf

Swallow Cruises (Stratford North Canal) - 01564 783 442 
Open for Coal, gas, diesel, pump out and elsan. open 8.30 untill 1.30 mon-friday and 8.30 - 12.30 saturday

Limekiln Chandlers (Staffs & Worcester Canal) - 07715 949729
There will be essential services available at the boatyard in York Street on Monday, Wednesday and Friday Between 10am and 4pm. 

Otherton Boat Haven (Staffs & Worcester Canal) - 01785 712515 
Will provide services to a group of boaters who stay in her area, by appointment but will not be able to offer services to passing trade

Oxley Marine (Old Main Line) - 01902 789522
Open for diesel, gas, coal, pump out, water

Streethay Wharf (Coventry Canal) -  
Mon- Fri 9am - 4pm, fuel, pump out, breakdown; Sat, Sun, breakdown only

Springwood Haven Marina (Coventry Canal) - 02476 393676
Will try and offer services by appointment Ring 9am - 4.30 pm

Starline Boats (Coventry Canal) - 02476 344766
Pump out, diesel, solid fuel, gas available

Swan Lane Wharf (Coventry Canal) - 07969 895317
Open for pump out on Sunday 12.30pm – 4pm  Ring for appointment

Union) - 01926 813757
Pump out, diesel, coat, chandlery

Chirk Marina (Llangollen Canal) - 01691 774558
All facilities

Swanley Bridge Marina (Llangollen Canal) - 01270 524571
Open - please contact for hours

London and South East

Springfield Marina (Lee Navigation) - 0208  8061717
Open by telephone appointment for Fuel, Coal, Gas Water, Pump out & Elsan

South Island Marina (Lee Navigation) - Michael Pinnock 07725 754570
Open by telephone appointment for Coal, Gas, Wood

Stanstead Abbotts Marina (Lee Navigation) - 01920 870499
Open by telephone appointment for Fuel, Coal, Gas, Water, & Elsan. Pump Out unserviceable
 
Roydon Marina (River Stort) - 01279 792777
Open by telephone appointment 1pm - 4 pm for Fuel, Coal, Gas, Pump out, & Elsan
 
Hallingbury Marina (Rover Stort) - 01279 723568 / 07793 640279
Open by telephone appointment 0800 - 1500 for Fuel, Coal, Gas, Water, Pump Out & Elsan

Moorhen Harlow (River Stort) -Belinda Philips 07717 581215
Pump Out, Elsan &Water
 
Waterways Experiences Nash Mills, Kings Langley (Grand Union) - 07771 538909
Open by telephone appointment Pump out and/or water

Denham Yacht Station (Grand Union) - 01895 239811
Open two days a week  

Hillingdon Narrowboat Association (Grand Union) - 01895 823582
Pumpout, water only. Boathouse closed

Uxbridge Boat Centre (Grand Union) – 01895 252019
Tues – Sat 9am  - 6pm  diesel, gas, coal, water, chandlery, essential repairs

Harefield Marina (Grand Union) - 01895 822036
Fuel, gas, coal, pump out

Willowbridge Marina (Grand Union) - 01908 643242

Braunston Marina (Grand Union) - 01788 891373  
Pump out only - water and elsan close by on canal

Dunchurch Pools (Grand Union) - 07491 650909
Diesel, coal, gas, pumpout, elsan, office open 9.30am - 5pm

Bridgewater boats (Grand Union) - 01923 211448
Fuel, pump out, basics

Willowbridge Marina (Grand Union Canal) - 01908 643242
Open for pump out, Elsan, fuel, gas and coal Mon - Sat 8am - 5.30 pm, Sun 10am - 4 pm

Baxter Boating (Grand Union) - 01908 542689
Usual opening hours - see website

Whilton Marina (Grand Union) - 01327 844638 
Trying very hard to provide a limited service for coal and diesel

Thrupp Canal Cruising Club (Oxford Canal) - 01865 379 285 / 07523 344334
Pump out cash only, elsan, water 

Cropredy Marina (Oxford Canal) - 01295 758911

Ayhno Wharf (Oxford Canal) - Ros Rothwell 07917 268740 

College Cruisers (Oxford Canal) - 01865 554343
Mon, Wed, Fri, 24 hr notice needed

Kingsground Enslow Marina (Oxford Canal) - 07785 734367
Open for everything 6.30 am - 9.30pm 7 days a week

Fenny Compton (Oxford Canal) - Ros Rothwell 07917 268740 

Bridge 35 Chandlers Ltd, Banbury (Oxford Canal) - 01295 275657
By appointment only

Canal & River Trust facilities in the London and South East region

Wales and South West

Trowbridge Boatyard (Kennet and Avon) - 01225 710017
open as usual, coal boat still delivering

Caversham Boat Services (Kennet and Avon) - 01189 574323
All pontoon services available, fuel, pumpout 

Bristol Boats, Saltford (Kennet and Avon) - 07423 818675
Just chandlery by appointment, no fuel or pumpout

Saul Junction Marina (Gloucester and Sharpness Canal) - 01452 740043
Diesel, pump-out, Gas, Coal. Small shop open 10am - 1pm/ 2pm - 3pm 7days

Please see West Midlands for Llangolen Canal

Fuel Boats

Details of fuel boats operating across the canal system can be found on this website

 

 

Last date edited: 8 June 2020