We will be open as normal over the Bank Holiday Platinum Jubilee Celebrations 

Our normal bank holiday hours are 10-4

We hope you all enjoy whatever you choose to do & would like to wish Her Majesty the Queen the most joyous of days

1952 - 2022


Old Junction Boatyard on the Grand Union River Soar navigation in Syston, Leicester has been trading as L R Harris & Son for over 50 years and remains a family owned & run business.

The marina has 24-hour security as the family live on site. 

The main rear car park gates give daytime access to all marina moorings by means of a security key, these are then main security locked between 9pm and 9am.

Moorings (when available) can be taken on monthly, quarterly, half yearly and yearly terms. All are paid in advance & are non refundable or transferable.

Mariner, Suzuki & Tohatsu are our main suppliers but others may be available to order.

Services & repairs are undertaken on most makes of inboard and outboard engines, and also some outdrives. Spares are available for most makes of engine- genuine & pattern parts.

Our mechanics have over 60 years experience between them and take great pride in all the work they do

As well as a very well stocked chandlery shop with gas fittings, Calor Gas, lining carpet, Elsan, ropes, fire extinguishers & much more, you can also purchase 2-stroke and 4-stroke oils, spark plugs, control cables, steering cables and complete systems.

Mail order service is available - all major credit cards are accepted along with Paypal.

In short, if you need anything for your boat, this is the place to call.

We can also arrange to have a boat safety examination to be carried out on site 




MONDAY 9am -5pm (Bank Holidays 10-4)

TUESDAY 9am -5pm


THURSDAY 9am -5pm

FRIDAY 9am -5pm

SATURDAY 9am - 5pm

SUNDAY 10am - 4pm (Excl October - March, when the clocks change, when we remain closed)


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