Allington Lock and Slipway
Gateway to the rural River Medway
Information for all boaters and canoeists
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Welcome to Allington Lock and the River Medway.




Latest River Restrictions: New red & green marker buoys installed below East Farleigh. 
Proceed with caution, river depth may be lower than stated outside of marker buoys.


Latest Notice to Mariners:

No. 01 of 2016 - Maidstone Invicta RC Head Race 28th Feb

No. 10 of 2015 - Major river works at Tovil

No. 9 of 2015 - Lock closures and river draining 2016

No. 4R of 2015 - Restrictions at Town Lock, Tonbridge

Plans for Town Lock Redevelopment



New toilet & shower block at Yalding now OPEN!

Click on the photo below for more pictures

There are 2 toilets and combined showers and both operate with a £1 coin which allow a 10 minute hot shower.





New Strong Stream Warning Signs below. The Environment Agency has now installed new signage across the Upper Medway Navigation to advise boaters and canoeists when it is safe to boat. Here are some photos of the new signs:



New Tug and dredger barge for 2015

HERE or on the photo below to see full set of photos:

Medway Canoe Trail Leaflet available

Download our FREE leaflet here:

Medway Canoe Trail Leaflet


We're working on our latest version of the above map. Advertsing space available. Please email us:

 if you are interested.



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



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