Oxford Canal

Start date: April 23, 2022
End date: May 1, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Procession and Bridge Blessing
Starts At: Bridge 220, Shipton Bridge
Ends At: Bridge 223, Sparrow Gap Bridge

EVENT (11am-5pm Saturday 30 April 2022)

Please be advised that a boat procession and bridge blessing which has been organised by Thrupp Canal Cruising Club, will be taking place on the Oxford Canal between bridge 220 and 223, on Saturday 30th April.

The procession will start at Shipton Church, have a brief stop at Aubreys Lift Bridge 221, before finishing at the Jolly Boatman.

The event will take place between 11am and 5pm, with the boat procession/blessing taking place between 11.30am and 12.30pm.

Whilst the boat procession/blessing is taking place, the navigation will be restricted, but stewards will be on site to provide advice.