Worcester & Birmingham Canal

Start date: January 8, 2022
End date: February 12, 2022
Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Planned Stoppages

Lock 27
Up Stream Winding Hole: Tardebigge Winding Hole
Down Stream Winding Hole: Inbetween Locks 18 &19

NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am Monday 10 January until 4pm Friday 21 January 2022)

Update on 07/01/2022:

The details of this Stoppage have changed.  Our contractors have reviewed these works and the scale of the required Stoppage has been reduced.  Stoppage will now take place from 10/01/2022 – 21/01/2022 with further works taking place under a restriction from 24/01/2022 – 11/02/2022.  The Navigation will be open during this restricted period.

Original message:

A stoppage is required to carry out repairs to leakage from the byweir at Lock 27. Bank repairs and masonary pointing will also be undertaken.