Between Pack Horse Bridge (GL-063-003) and Redhill Lock (SO-040-006)


From Date: 27/09/2019 09:00

To Date: 08/10/2019 00:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Water resources

Is the towpath closed? No

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Leicester Line (Grand Union Canal)

Starts at: Bridge 105, Pack Horse Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 105, Pack Horse Bridge


Closest waterway: River Soar

Starts at: Lock 59 Redhill Lock

Ends at: Lock 59 Redhill Lock


09/10/2019 08:59

The River Soar is no longer in flood and can be navigated.

Customers are advised to proceed with caution as water levels are still high.


The Grand Union Canal from Pack Horse Bridge, through to the River Soar at Redhill Lock has gone into flood and the red flood lights have now been activated. 

Boaters are advised not to travel along this section until further notice.