Grantham Canal

Planned Stoppages

Hickling Basin, Hickling ADVICE (Thursday 15 April 2021 until further notice) Via East Midlands working for Nottinghamshire Country Council will be repairing and reinstating highways drainage to discharge to the Basin. The works will involve the excavation and repair on the west of the basin, adjacent to the road. This area will be fenced off […]
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Walsall Canal

Planned Stoppages

Reservoir Place Bridge to Motorway M6 Bridge ADVICE (7am Tuesday 6 April until 6pm Friday 30 April 2021) Rothen Group on behalf of the developer HBD Ltd will be undertaking offside dredging works so a survey of the canal wall can be undertaken. The navigation and towpath will remain open and boaters will be allowed […]
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Rochdale Canal

Planned Stoppages

Lock 85 Piccadilly ADVICE (8am Monday 12 April until 5pm Thursday 12 August 2021) Please be advised, third-party contractors will be onsite to install a new lift shaft for access to a top floor of as part of a building refurbishment. Hoarding and propping will be on the offside of Lock 85 Piccadilly on the […]
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Worcester & Birmingham Canal

Planned Stoppages

Adjacent to University Station Bridge 82, University Avenue ADVICE (11pm Tuesday 6 April until 6am Tuesday 20 April 2021) Volker Fitzpatrick will remove the palisade fence adjacent to the development and reinstate with hoarding alongside the boundary with the towpath. The works will be completed during night shifts between 21.00– 06.00 and the towpath will […]
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River Nene

Planned Stoppages

Weston Favell U/S Landing Stage ADVICE (Tuesday 6 April 2021 for approx 4 weeks) Please be aware that due to FCRM dredging works in the Washlands and the surrounding area, the Upstream Landing Stage at Weston Favell will be unavailable at times. Staff will be on site during these times to assist approaching boaters.
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Planned Stoppages

Burnley Starts At: Bridge 130A, Walker Hey Footbridge Ends At: Bridge 130B, Manchester Road Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 5 April until 5pm Friday 28 May 2021) Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite to carry out a stabilisation works of a third-party owned building in the Burnely area, between Bridge 130A and Bridge 130B […]
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Oxford Canal

Planned Stoppages

Inspection of Railway Bridge 161A, near Banbury ADVICE (9am-5pm Tuesday 13 April 2021) XEIAD Ltd will be undertaking an inspection of the underside of Railway Bridge 161A on the Oxford Canal on behalf of Network Rail. A pontoon with a small scaffold tower will be present within the canal to facilitate the inspection. The pontoon […]
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Calder & Hebble Navigation

Planned Stoppages

Wakefield Bridge Inspections Starts At: Bridge 46, Barnsley Road Ends At: Bridge 47, Doncaster Road RESTRICTION (7am-6pm Monday 12 April 2021) Contractors will be undertaking a bridge inspection using a pontoon and a fixed scaffold to access parts of the structure. Could skippers of all crafts please slow down and approach the area with caution. […]
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Calder & Hebble Navigation

Planned Stoppages

Bridge Inspection Bridge 44, A636 Denby Dale Road RESTRICTION (7am-6pm Tuesday 13 April 2021) Contractors will be undertaking a bridge inspection using a pontoon and a fixed scaffold to access parts of the structure. Could skippers of all crafts please slow down and approach the area with caution. Delays of up to 20 minutes to […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Planned Stoppages

Wigan Dry Dock Starts At: Lock 86 Ends At: Lock 87 Update on 08/04/2021: Please be advised Wigan Dry Dock on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal remains closed due to a severe leak through the gates affecting safe operation of the dry dock. Specialist divers have been contracted to remove debris and silt from the […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Planned Stoppages

New Wellington Street Development Starts At: Bridge 96A, Kings Bridge Ends At: Bridge 96B, Moorgate Fold Bridge ADVICE (7am Tuesday 6 April until 7pm Saturday 5 June 2021) Please be advised Third-party contractors will be onsite between Bridge 96A, Kings bridge and bridge 96B, Moorgate Fold Bridge on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal to carry […]
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Oxford Canal

Planned Stoppages

Bridge 14, Ansty Road ADVICE (8am Tuesday 6 April until 6pm Saturday 10 April 2021) Works need to take place for the realignment of a temporary sewer pipe crossing over the canal at Bridge 14. We kindly ask customers to approach with caution and be prepared to stop if requested.
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Old Main Line

Planned Stoppages

Smethwick Starts At: Lm & S Railway Turnover Br (42.022.006) Ends At: Lm & S Railway Turnover Br (42.022.006) Update on 06/04/2021: Unfortunately these works have been delayed. We will post a new notice when further information and dates becomes available. RESTRICTION (8am Wednesday 7 April until 5pm Wednesday 14 April 2021) Update on 19/03/2021: […]
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River Ouse

Planned Stoppages

Overhead power line works near Redhouse Lane Drax Wharf RESTRICTION (8am Saturday 24 April until 6pm Friday 21 May 2021) Third party contractors are replacing the overhead power lines. Can all skippers please slow down and approach the area with caution. Towpath users may be asked to wait for short periods if the contractors need […]
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