Guide to the Leicester Line and other publications


Our popular and much acclaimed Guide to the Leicester Line was once again comprehensively revised in 2019.
It is now available here.

The publication has been made possible by valuable sponsorship we received. We would like to say a big thank you for supporting us.

Paper copies will be made available from dispensing boxes (accessed by CRT key) at Bishops Meadow Lock (Loughborough), Thurmaston Lock, Castle Gardens moorings in Leicester, Kings Lock Leicester, Top of Foxton Flight and the bottom of the Watford lock. Also usually available on request at Sawley and Watford locks and by post if you email your request.

Click on the thumbnail image on the left to access the electronic version. Please note that, due to its size and format, the electronic version is designed to print and and fold. Viewing on-screen you will have to scroll down. Click here also to access the guide.

Aegre Newsletter The Leicestershire Branch has a regular "News from Leicestershire" section in the regional Aegre magazine.
SBC Soar Pointer Magazine

Soar Boating Club is situated on the beautiful River Soar in the idyllic village of Normanton on Soar. Ideally situated between Kegworth and Loughborough offering travel links via Rail, Road or Air with East Midlands Airport only 6 miles away and Donington Park Race circuit within a stones throw. 

The Club has beautiful views over fields and offers secure moorings for visitors at weekends when the club house is open for refreshments and a meeting place for social activities.

NEW - Soar Boating Club Newsletter " Soar Pointer" - This is a new idea for the Boat Club, the idea being to keep you updated with events going on at SBC and around the River Soar. You can download the latest Newsletter HERE

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