New Mainline

Start date: July 19, 2022
End date: July 28, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Smethwick Station Railway Bridge, Smethwick

RESTRICTION (7.30am-6pm Wednesday 27 July 2022)

Contractors on behalf of Network Rail will be undertaking an inspection of the bridge via shallow water entry. There will be men in the water in dry suits to check the below water areas of the structure. Signage & lookouts will be in position & if boats approach then the divers will leave the water to allow the boats to pass safely.

The navigation & towpath will remain open with users being safely managed through the work area as necessary.