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The Association of Thames Yacht Clubs represents over 50 member motor yacht clubs and is dedicated to protecting the navigational and general interests of all Thames boat users.

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The ATYC AGM will be held on 20 Mar 2017 1930 for 2000 hrs at the Thames Motor Yacht Club. The agenda has been posted to the Library.
The bar will be open

Winter Lock Closures

The EA have published the proposed programme of winter lock closures. You can find this as a document under Navigation Update.
Alternatively you can follow the following link to the EA website https://www.gov.uk/guidance/river-thames-conditions-closures-restrictions-and-lock-closures#planned-lock-closures-updated-17-august-2016. The webpage is also available under The Thames/Non Tidal Thames/EA Harbourmaster Notices/ in the main menu.

Review of Environment Agency navigation

We have just received the following announcement from the EA

In February we told you that the Environment Agency (EA) and Canal and River Trust (the Trust) had established a joint working group to explore different options for running the 640 miles of EA-managed river navigations.
We wanted to let you know that work is continuing and, following an initial information-gathering exercise carried out by the joint working group, the Boards of the Environment Agency (EA) and Canal & River Trust have agreed to continue with further work to explore the basis for this potential transfer of river navigations from the EA to the Trust.
Both Boards believe the move, subject to agreement, has the potential to create a more integrated national inland waterway network, and a sustainable future for the river navigations, to the benefit of the people who use and enjoy them.
We’re looking at this thoroughly, in the best interests of the navigations, and we will speak with our people and our stakeholders should agreement to transfer be given.

Forthcoming ATYC Events

Mon 20 Mar 20:00 - 22:00
Annual General Meeting




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