Middlewich Branch (Shrop Union)

Start date: April 19, 2022
End date: April 21, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 4, Cholmondeston Lock

Update on 19/04/2022:

We are pleased to advise the repair to Lock 4, Cholmondeston Lock on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal has been successful and navigation has resumed.

Update on 19/04/2022:

Please be advised navigation remains closed at Lock 4, Cholmondeston Lock on the Middlewich Branch of the Shropshire Union Canal due to an issue with the paddles. Our local team are currently on site working to repair the fault and a further update will be provided later this afternoon.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (7pm Monday 18 April 2022 until further notice)

Please be advised navigation is currently closed at Lock 4, Cholmondeston Lock on the Shropshire Union, Middlewich Branch due to paddles failing. Our local team have been informed and will be back on-site tomorrow.

To ensure the safety of our customers, padlocks have been placed on the Lock to prevent it from being used.

An update will be provided tomorrow morning 19 April 2022.