NBTA update on coronavirus lockdown: boat movement suspension continues to 18th April

The Government today (13th April 2020) announced that the lockdown would not be lifted when it is reviewed later this week. This will have implications for boat movements. Support groups The Boaters Covid Support National Network Facebook page has a file that you can download with details of local boaters’ support groups, see https://www.facebook.com/groups/900547300395282/

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Covid-19 Advice from the Environment Agency – EA lifts Mooring Restrictions

From: Environment Agency Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 at 15:21 Subject: Environment Agency Navigations – COVID-19 update Dear Customer These are unprecedented times and here at the Environment Agency we have been working hard to make sure our response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic follows Government advice, in the best interests of the health of […]

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Government proposal to criminalise trespass – please respond to consultation by 4th March

A Government consultation on making trespass a criminal offence is currently running and we urge all Bargee Travellers to respond to it saying that you strongly disagree that entering land without the landowner’s permission should be made a criminal offence in any circumstances. The consultation opened on 5th November 2019 and ends at 11.59pm on […]

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