14.05pm Further inspection of the upper lock gates at Bowers Lock has established major repair is required before the lock gate can be re-opened. The lock will be closed all day Friday 26 August. If necessary work cannot be completed the emergency closure could run into Saturday 27 August. This message will be updated when there is new information to report.
Once again we apologise for any inconvenience whilst this essential work is carried out.
You can also check the latest river conditions by calling Thames Lock 01932 843106 or the Navigations office 01483 561389 (recorded message not updated at weekends)