Between Kings Lock (GL-062-009) and Redhill Lock (SO-040-006)


From Date: 12/01/2020 09:00

To Date: 21/01/2020 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: Lock 38 Kings Lock

Ends at: Lock 38 Kings Lock


Closest waterway: River Soar

Starts at: Lock 59 Redhill Lock

Ends at: Lock 59 Redhill Lock


20/01/2020 10:53

The River Soar is now out of flood. Water levels are still very high and so customers are urged to proceed with caution.


The Grand Union Canal from Kings Lock, 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.