Leigh Branch (L&L Canal)

Start date: February 18, 2022
End date: March 7, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Starts At: Bridge 1, Aireys Footbridge
Ends At: Lock 1, Top Lock, Leigh Branch

Update on 03/03/2022:

We are pleased to advise the towpath is back open between Bridge 1, Aireys Footbridge and Lock 1, Top Lock on the Leigh Branch following a successful removal of the slates on the third party owned building next to Bridge 1B, Lyons Bridge.

TOWPATH CLOSURE (2.45pm Thursday 17 February 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised following a recent inspection, the roof of a third party owned building next to Bridge 1B, Lyons Bridge on the Leigh Branch has been found to be unsafe. As a result of this, to protect members of the public, the towpath will be closed to all users between Bridge 1, Aireys Footbridge and Lock 1, Top Lock, Leigh Branch.

Whilst the canal will remain open to navigation, we politely request all customers to approach the area with caution.

Signage displaying a diversion route will be in place.

A further update will be provided by Thursday 3 March.