Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: June 8, 2022
End date: June 9, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Skipton
Starts At: Bridge 179B, Railway Bridge
Ends At: Bridge 179C, Union Footbridge

Update on 08/06/2022:

Please be advised the motorbike has now been removed from the canal  

Navigation is now open

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (7.45pm Tuesday 7 June 2022 until further notice)

The police have advised of a stolen motorbike entering the canal at this location.

This obstruction is in the centre channel of the canal and poses a risk to craft.   

The navigation is currently closed at this location until the motorbike can be recovered for the Police investigation.

This notice will be updated with further information on 8/6/22 AM