Posts tagged ‘Broads Authority’

July 7, 2021

Two Bridge Inspections – July 2021

Two bridge inspections are planned for Haddiscoe Bridge (St Olaves) and St Miles pedestrian bridge (Norwich) later in July using underbridge equipment.

The notice is in force at Haddiscoe Bridge on Sunday 25 July 2021 from 00:10 to 07:00 hours, and for St Miles pedestrian bridge on Tuesday 20 July 2021 from 08:30 to 17:30 hours.

Vessels may be temporarily restricted and regulated in their movement in the vicinity of the bridges during the period of inspection.

Please see the notices on the Broads Authority website for more information and maps:,-st-olaves,-norwich

June 9, 2021

Boating News – Mutford Lock Closure

Notice from the Broads Authority:

Please note that due to emergency maintenance works, the Mutford Lock system will be closed from 08:00 Wednesday 09 June until 17:00 Thursday 10 June 2021.

Signage will be in place to warn of closure. Vessels should ensure that the new position is taken into consideration for passage planning.

Please contact the Broads Authority, Yare House, 62-64 Thorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1RY Tel (01603) 610734 if additional information is required.

May 27, 2021

Boating News – Partial Closure of Neatishead Staithe Moorings

Notice from the Broads Authority:

A short section (approx. 10m) of the upstream side of the Neatishead Staithe moorings are currently closed. The closure means there is no pedestrian access from the upstream side of the staithe to the car park, bin compound or village.

This is for safety reasons due to an underground water leak which is being investigated by the Parish Council.

Please adhere to the fencing an signage that is in place. More updates will be issued in due course.

May 21, 2021

Notice to Mariners No. 5 of 2021

Special mark, Turntide Jetty Breydon.

May 21, 2021

Notice to Mariners No. 4 of 2021

Navigation Restriction – Powerboat Racing at Oulton Broad.

April 7, 2021

Notice to Mariners No. 3 of 2021

Navigation restriction due to dredging works on the Upper Waveney Beccles.

April 7, 2021

Notice to Mariners No. 2 of 2021

Navigation restriction due to dredging works on Oulton Broad.

March 24, 2021

Urgent Boating News – 23.02.2021

A vessel has sunk on the Blundeston Marshes stretch of the River Waveney which is within the Waveney 1/2 designated waterski area. The sunken vessel has been marked with yellow buoys. 

All vessels are asked to take care when navigating in this area.

February 25, 2021


Notice to Mariners No. 01 of 2021

Oulton Broad - Mutford Lock

Notice is hereby given that the Broads Authority will be carrying out essential maintenance works on the lock system between 09:00hrs Monday 8 March to 17:00hrs Thursday 18 March 2021. During this period, the lock will remain closed. 

For more information visit or call 01603 610734
February 3, 2021

Notice to Mariners No. 2 of 2021

Navigation Restriction on the River Wensum (New Mills) Norwich