Between the Stop House and Ladder Bridge - Grand Union Canal

Detail

From Date: 25/06/2022 10:00

To Date: 26/06/2022 11:30 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Grand Union Canal

Updates

11/05/2022 17:30

There is the Braunston Historic Boat Rally on the 25th and 26th June.

Cruising narrowboats please note that cruising may be delayed once all the historic boats are in position and especially during the parades, which will be taking place at 10am and 1:30pm on 25th June and 11:30 on 26th June.  

Priority will be given to boats in the parade, please watch for directions from parade stewards.  Boats travelling West, away from the Tunnel, on the Grand Union, will be able to cruise as normal past the moored boats.  Boats travelling East, towards the tunnel, on the Grand Union, may have to be directed through the Marina.   (A pilot will be provided). 

Wide beam boats, please note that cruising will be delayed once all the historic boats are in position between the Stop House and Ladder Bridge. 

South-bound boats should moor above Braunston Bottom Lock.  Likewise, North-bound boats should moor before Braunston Turn, call 03030 040 4040  and ask for the Newark Admin Team.  You can also email us at enquiries.eastmidlands@canalrivertrust.org.uk 

Description

There is the Braunston Historic Boat Rally on the 25th and 26th June.

Cruising narrowboats please note that cruising may be delayed once all the historic boats are in position and especially during the parades, which will be taking place between 10am and 1:30pm on 25th June and 11:30 on 26th June.  

Priority will be given to boats in the parade, please watch for directions from parade stewards.  Boats travelling South on the Grand Union, will be able to cruise as normal past the moored boats.  Boats travelling North on the Grand Union, may have to be directed through the Marina.   (A pilot will be provided). 

Wide beam boats, please note that cruising will be delayed once all the historic boats are in position between the Stop House and Ladder Bridge. 

South-bound boats should moor above Braunston Bottom Lock.  Likewise, North-bound boats should moor before Braunston Turn, call 03030 040 4040  and ask for the Newark Admin Team.  You can also email us at enquiries.eastmidlands@canalrivertrust.org.uk