Grand Union Canal

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Bridge 88, Kings Road Hay Mills Ends At: Bridge 77, Henwood Lane ADVICE (8am Tuesday 6 April until 5pm Sunday 29 August 2021) The navigation and towpath will remain open throughout the duration of these works. Bank protection and dredging are being carried out to repair eroded banks and improve the navigation channel […]
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Birmingham & Fazeley Canal

Planned Stoppages

Farmers Bridge Lock 5 and Lock 6, Islington Gates, Fleet St Starts At: Saturday Bridge, Birmingham Ends At: Islington Place Bridge ADVICE (7am Monday 29 March until 5pm Thursday 30 September 2021)   The canal and towpath will remain open. Contractors Woodman Brothers will be erecting scaffolding along the offside of the canal to undertake […]
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Lee Navigation

Planned Stoppages

Mooring Suspension Starts At: Bridge 28, Bleak Hall Bridge (A406) Ends At: Bridge 28A ADVICE (12noon Monday 29 March until 9am Tuesday 25 May 2021) Please be advised that a mooring suspension is required to allow our operations team to carry out towpath improvements. The suspension is required between Bleak Hall bridge 28 to bridge […]
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Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Bridge 17, Sellars Swing Bridge Ends At: Bridge 18, Rea Swing Bridge TOWPATH CLOSURE (8am Monday 29 March until 6pm Friday 2 July 2021) Update on 10/03/2021: Further to the notice below, we are sorry to advise a delay to the start of this towpath improvement project, which will now run from 29th […]
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Weaver Navigation

Planned Stoppages

Footpath works at Hartford Starts At: Northwich Bye Pass Bridge Ends At: Hunts Large Lock (Disused) TOWPATH CLOSURE (8am Monday 29 March until 6pm Wednesday 30 June 2021) Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite to carry out works to resurface and improve the public footpaths on the west side of the River Weaver […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Planned Stoppages

Lock 3, St Ann Ings Lock NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am Sunday 21 March until 4pm Wednesday 24 March 2021) We will be carrying out emergency paddle repairs on the lock. During these works the lock will be closed to navigation traffic.
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River Nene

Planned Stoppages

Thrapston Nine Arches Bridge ADVICE (Arches 1 to 4 - Monday 22 March until 7 May 2021; Arches 6 to 9 - 10 May to 9 July 2021) Please be advised that planned works are being carried out by contractors to Arches 1 to 4 (western most arches – Islip side) and Arches 6 to […]
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Sheffield & South Yorkshire Navigations

Planned Stoppages

Strawberry Island Emergency Bank Slippage Repairs Strawberry Island Bridge 73B Update on 20/04/2021: Due to further findings the repair works will continue until the 23rd of May. RESTRICTION (8am Monday 29 March until 6pm Sunday 16 May 2021) Update on 18/03/2021: The works will now commence on the 29th of March due to delays in […]
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River Thames

Planned Stoppages

Molesey reach, between Molesey Lock and Ash Island NAVIGATION CLOSURE (7am-1pm Wednesday 10 March 2021) Recovery of submerged vehicle – the river will be closed during the stated times to allow specialist teams to recover the vehicle.    
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Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Bridge 17, Sellars Swing Bridge Ends At: Bridge 18, Rea Swing Bridge TOWPATH CLOSURE (8am Monday 15 March until 6pm Monday 14 June 2021) We are pleased to advise that towpath improvement works between Sellars Bridge and Rea Bridge are due to commence on site from Monday 15th March, with an expected programme […]
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Trent & Mersey Canal

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Lock 19, Shadehouse Lock Ends At: Lock 20, Woodend Lock ADVICE (8am Monday 15 March until 6pm Thursday 10 June 2021) The navigation and towpath will remain open. Works associated with the construction of the new highspeed railway, HS2, are taking place in this area, including the cutting of vegetation. Customers may be […]
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Calder & Hebble Navigation

Planned Stoppages

M62 Kirklees Viaduct Gantry Walkway Replacements Bridge 20, M62 Brighouse ADVICE (8am Monday 8 March until 6pm Friday 4 June 2021) Contractors AOne+ are replacing parts of the walkway underneath the M62 Viaduct. This shoud not affect navigation however can skippers of all craft and towpath users be aware of the works going on above. […]
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Fossdyke Canal

Planned Stoppages

Torksey Lock Embankment Lock 1, Torksey Lock ADVICE (Monday 8 March until Monday 28 June 2021) Update on 10/02/2021: Due to the recent unexpected weather, the works at Torksey have unfortunately had to be pushed back by 4 weeks. The construction start date, weather depending, is now scheduled for the week commencing 8th March 2021. […]
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South Stratford Canal

Planned Stoppages

Lock 47 Up Stream Winding Hole: Bridge 59 Featherbed Lane Down Stream Winding Hole: Below Lock 50 NAVIGATION CLOSURE (7am Monday 1 March until 5pm Thursday 4 March 2021) The navigation will be closed at Lock 47 for inspection and to repair damages to bottom lock gate. The towpath will remain open.
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