Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: February 19, 2022
End date: March 8, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge

Update on 04/03/2022:

We are pleased to advise navigation has resumed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge following a successful repair to the traffic signals.

Update on 03/03/2022:

Please be advised, navigation remains closed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal whilst our contractors continue the repair to the traffic signals.

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we have not managed to complete the repair today and our contractors will be back onsite tomorrow morning to continue the progress achieved today.

An update will be provided tomorrow, Friday 4 March.  

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (3pm Monday 28 February 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised navigation is closed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal to complete repairs to the traffic signals that have been damaged in the recent storms.  

Our contractors are onsite and anticipate works to be complete Thursday afternoon, weather permitting.

Update on 25/02/2022:

We are pleased to advise navigation has resumed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal following a successful repair to the barrier which was damaged in the recent storms.

Update on 23/02/2022:

Please be advised navigation remains closed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal due to a damaged barrier as a result of the recent storms.

Our contractors have been to site to assess the damage and are now awaiting specialist parts to be able to repair the bridge.

A further update will be provided Friday 25 February.

Update on 21/02/2022:

Navigation remains closed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal due to further damage sustained in the recent storms. Whilst we had initially repaired the barrier over the weekend, unfortunately the continued storms have caused further damage to the barrier.

Due to the ongoing high winds, our contractors will return to site as soon as safely possible to repair the damaged barrier.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (2.30pm Friday 18 February 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised navigation is closed at Bridge 20, Coxhead Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal due a damaged barrier caused by the recent storms. Our contractors have been informed and will return as soon as safely possible to repair the damaged barrier.