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How the Red and White paddles move the water (Top to middle and then repeats on lower locks

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Lock Keepers Cottage Cafe is open at the top of the lock during lock opening times. Hot and cold food, drinks and locally made ice cream are available. Top Lock Coffee Stop

Bridge 61 Pub is at the bottom of the locks selling hot and cold food, tea, coffee and alcoholic drinks. They have a large beer garden and in the summer offer free use of their BBQ. Bottom Lock, Gumley Rd, Nr Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7RA    0116 279 2285


Foxton Locks Inn at the bottom of the locks sell hot and cold meals, tea, coffee and alcoholic drinks. They have an extensive enclosed heated conservartory which opens up in the summer. Also there is a small function room to hire. They have extensive beer garden overlooking the canal.  Bottom Lock, Gumley Road, Foxton,  LE16 7RA   0116 279 1515

Black Horse Pub & Tea Room

A popular country pub in the village of Foxton, serving quality beers and tasty home cooked food in quite delightful surroundings.  

Black Horse Bridge, Foxton, LE16 7RD    01858 545 250

Shoulder of Mutton  Deep in the heart of Foxton lies the newly refurbished Shoulder of Mutton! Real ale and traditional pub food.

Open from Tuesday to Sunday. 01858 681 080

60 Main Street, Foxton, LE16 7RB

The Waterfront The Waterfront Restaurant & Bar in Market Harborough is a dining location nestled in the basin at Union Wharf it has stunning views of the canal and boats.   Union Wharf, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7UW     01858 434702

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