24 Hours Notice

Fiona Shipp Canal Manager Basingstoke Canal Authority “Dear All, Based on current water levels I am giving you 24hrs notice that we will be closing Ash Lock as of 5pm tomorrow (Fri 24th June). It will then be locked and caulked to preserve water levels in the Hampshire Pound. Please ensure that you have moved […]

AGM Minutes – 2022

The Annual General Meeting of the Basingstoke Canal Society took place on Saturday 14th May 2022 amid the 30th Anniversary celebrations, the Surrey Heath Show and the Member’s Evening BBQ. Chaired by Presidents Tim and Liz Doyle, there were 61 members in attendance as well as visiting boaters from other societies and clubs. To see […]

Winter Works Now Underway

A busy winter season of works is now underway with water levels being reduced ready for the bed re-lining at Crookham Deeps between Chequers bridge and Poulters bridge in Hampshire. You may well see that water levels along the whole of the Hampshire section of the Canal will be reduced for the next few months, […]