Kennet & Avon Canal

Start date: April 18, 2022
End date: April 23, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 27, Padworth Swingbridge
Up Stream Winding Hole: Tyle Mill 72 ft KA-013-024
Down Stream Winding Hole: Padworth 72ft KA-016-032

Update on 19/04/2022:

Further to the notice below, we are pleased to advise that Padworth Swing Bridge has been repaired and is now fully operational.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (6.30pm Saturday 16 April 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised that due to a mechanical issue we have closed Padworth swing bridge until Monday 17th April when our team will be on site at 10:00 and 14:00 to assist boaters with safe passage through the bridge manually.

Engineers will be visiting site on the morning of Tuesday 18th to carry out a full assessment and repair so the bridge can be used again in the automatic settings.