Welcome to the website of the Whilton and Buckby Locks Association (WBLA). WBLA is the local canal voluntary organisation.

This site will tell you all about the association, its aims, benefits of membership and details of walks in the area.

The objectives of the association are as follows:

  • To promote the facilities of the Whilton and Buckby flight of locks on the Grand Union Canal in Northamptonshire
  • To attract visitors to the flight
  • To carry out environmental improvements to the flight
  • To protect the flight and its amenities
  • To liaise with all the relevant waterways-related organizations for the purpose of achieving the above objectives