Sheffield & South Yorkshire Nav

Start date: September 20, 2021

Est. end if know: September 25, 2021

Stoppages & Restrictions

Pollution report

Starts At: Rotherham Lock
Ends At: Eastwood (Sir Frank Price) Lock
Up Stream Winding Hole: Above Rotherham Lock
Down Stream Winding Hole: Below Eastwood Lock

Update on 24/09/2021:

The assessments are now complete and the navigation between Rotherham Lock and Eastwood Lock will re-open at 15:00 today.

Update on 22/09/2021:

The navigation remains closed and our Environmental Team are currently assessing the pollution incident.

We will update the notice once the assessments have been completed.

Update on 20/09/2021:

An oil boom has being deployed to contain and deal with the pollution incident.

The navigation will remain closed today and we will update this notice tomorrow.

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (7.30pm Sunday 19 September 2021 until further notice)

There has been a report of oil pollution on the canal above Tulles Boat Yard. Further investigation will take place Monday 20th September. Canal & River Trust are asking boats not to move until the investigation is carried out. Eastwood Lock has been turned off. Canal & River Trust apologies for any inconvenience at this time.