Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: April 8, 2022
End date: April 23, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Bridge 53, britania bridge

RESTRICTION (7am Monday 18 April until 7pm Friday 22 April 2022)

Please be advised third-party contractors on behalf of Wigan Council will be onsite to carry out a detailed inspection of Bridge 53, Britannia Bridge, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

To be able to inspect the bridge, a safety boat will be in place. We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop to allow the safety boat and equipment to be moved out the way for safe passage. We anticipate a wait of no longer than 30 minutes. Please listen to any advice that may be given by the onsite banksmen and to take note of the signage onsite.