Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: July 7, 2022
End date: July 9, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 114, Rileys Swing Bridge

Update on 08/07/2022:

We are pleased to advise the repair to Bridge 114, Rileys Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal has been successful and navigation has resumed.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (9am-2pm Friday 8 July 2022)

Update on 06/07/2022:

Our contractors have made improvements to the operation of Bridge 114, Rileys Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, and will be returning on Friday 8 July to continue and complete the works. Navigation will be closed between 9am and 2pm to facilitate the repair.

Original message:

Please be advised, following a recent inspection of Bridge 114, Rileys Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal, damage to the equipment on the underside of the bridge has been identified.

Our contractors will be onsite tomorrow, Wednesday 6 July between 9am and 4pm to carry out the required repairs.

Navigation will be closed during this time as the bridge cannot be safely operated whilst the repairs are carried out.