These are the official sources for information about Stoppages on the most commonly used European waterways.

Other waterway problems can be reported by members on the Forum 'Stoppages, Hazards and Levels' section

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Belgium:
Flanders  
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- Wallonia

France:
VNF Planned Stoppages (Chomages)
- VNF Latest news (Avis a Batellerie)
- Nivernais 
- Port of Calais (click Marina)

Anyone can subscribe to VNF to receive  AVIS by email.  Visit www.vnf.fr/avisbat/gologonWebUser.do to register and subscribe. You can select specific waterways and date ranges there and the language you would like to receive the notifications .   The details will always be in French.

Germany:
Notices

Netherlands:
- Notices

UK:
Canal & River Trust
- Thames River conditions

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