Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: September 20, 2020

Est. end if know: September 28, 2020

Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 88, Withnell Fold Bridge

Saturday 19 September 2020 09:00 until further notice

Type: Navigation Restriction
Reason: Vegetation


Original message:

Windblown tree – restriction


  • Navigation Restriction
  • Vegetation
  • North West

Towpath closed, Restricted walkway


Please be advised there is a windblown tree between Bridge 88, Withnell Fold Bridge and Bridge 87 on the Leeds/Liverpool, is partially blocking navigation. Contractors have been informed and we anticipate they will be on site this morning to remove the obstruction.

Navigation will remain open, however we politely request all customers to navigate through the affected area with care.