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Canal side

A prime conservation area and home to several waterside pubs and restaurants.

Cowley lock


Cowley boasts a number of charming areas including Little Britain Lake, popular with anglers and inhabited by a variety of wildfowl. 

Cowley Lock on the Grand Union Canal is a prime conservation area and home to several waterside pubs and restaurants. 

Locally listed buildings in Cowley

Directions: Situated near Uxbridge on the Grand Union canal at its junction with the Slough Arm.

Accessible by road from the M40, M4 and M25 (A408 Cowley directional signs), 25 mins by train from central London then 222 bus from West Drayton or Uxbridge, and only 15 mins from Heathrow Airport by taxi.

Willowtree Marina Willowtree Marina

Willowtree Marina is on the site of Willowtree Wharf, one of many once found along the Paddington Branch of the Grand Union Canal. The marina offers moorings for boats, film locations, water events, opportunities for wildlife photography and canal side dining. 

Location: Willowtree Marina,West Quay Drive,Yeading, Middlesex, UB4 9TB

Directions: From the A312 Hayes By-pass (joined via junction 3 M4, A4020 Uxbridge Road or A40) at the Willow Tree Lane roundabout follow sign to Yeading Tesco (Willow Tree Marina).

Bus E6 or taxi from Hayes & Harlington station.


Tel: 020 8841 6585


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