Allington Lock and Slipway
Gateway to the rural River Medway
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Welcome to Allington Lock and the Upper Medway Navigation.

Latest river conditions for boating: No stream warnings in place.


Latest River Restrictions: 

Warning - Delays to works at East Farleigh Lock

The re-opening of East Farleigh Lock to navigation traffic has been delayed until the end of June 2017. Please see the Notice to Mariners below.


Latest Notice to Mariners:

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 Notice 6 2017 - East Lock Maintenance

  Notice 5 of 2017 - Planned Power Cut 

 Notice 04 2017 - Winter Maintenance Draw-Downs, Revised Dates ( Replaces Notice 1 )

 Notice 03 2017 Delays to the opening of East Farleigh Lock

 Notice 02 2017 Invicta Rowing Club Spring Head March 17

 Notice 01 2017 - Winter Maintenance Draw-Downs, Revised Dates (Replaced by Notice 4 ) 




Medway Canoe Trail Leaflet - Download pdf file here


If you'd like to see what the Medway Canoe Trail is all about, then click on this link:


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