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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River Thames

Planned Stoppages

Update on 09/04/2021: River Thames Waterways Team: We are continuing to explore options to carry out further works at Culham Lock to ensure that the lock remains operational and safe for the boating season.  These works will be carried out without the need to close the lock to boat traffic. Therefore, there are no closures […]
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Rochdale Canal

Planned Stoppages

Starts At: Lock 91 Deansgate Ends At: Lock 90 Albion Mill RESTRICTION (7am Monday 22 February until 7pm Friday 28 May 2021) Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite between Lock 91 Deansgate Lock and Lock 90, Albion Mill Lock on the Rochdale canal to carry out essential refurbishment works to a third-party owned […]
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Birmingham & Fazeley Canal

Planned Stoppages

East of Taylors Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 22 February until 4pm Friday 26 February 2021) The towpath and navigation will remain open. Storm Geomatics will be undertaking a bathymetric survey of a service crossing beneath the canal from a boat. Please follow directions from banksmen and signage. We kindly ask customers to be prepared to […]
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Ashby Canal

Planned Stoppages

The towpath access point at Shenton Aqueduct= TOWPATH CLOSURE (Thursday 18 February 2021 until further notice) The towpath access point at Shenton Aqueduct will be closed every Thursday from 18th February until further notice, between the hours of 9am and 3pm. This closure is for essential repair works to be carried out to the steps. […]
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Regent’s Canal

Planned Stoppages

Railway Bridge 50, Cambridge Heath ADVICE (8pm Wednesday 17 February until 6am Friday 19 February 2021) Please be advised there will be night time inspections of Railway Bridge 50, Cambridge Heath, Regent's Canal, between the hours of 20:00 to 06:00 on 17th & 18th February. Works will be conducted from the public highway. There will […]
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Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line

Planned Stoppages

M18 Langham Viaduct Parapet Repairs Motorway Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 22 February until 6pm Friday 4 June 2021) Contractors AOne+ are undertaking repairs to and replacement of the parapets on the M18 using scaffolding overhanging the waterway. Boaters and public using the waterway and towpath underneath the bridge should be aware of works above however […]
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Dudley No 2 Canal

Planned Stoppages

Garratts Lane Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 22 February until 6pm Friday 5 March 2021) The navigation and towpath will remain open. Contractors on behalf of Sandwell MBC will undertake minor repairs to the structure from a pontoon. Please follow directions given on site and take extra care when passing through the work area.
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Planned Stoppages

Bridge 15, Methodist Swing Bridge ADVICE (8am Monday 15 February until 5pm Sunday 28 February 2021) Please be advised third party contractors will be onsite at Bridge 15, Methodist Swing Bridge on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal to complete works to the decking. We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and […]
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Northampton Arm (Grand Union Canal)

Planned Stoppages

Lock 12, Swan Valley Starts At: Lock 1 Ends At: Lock 16 Up Stream Winding Hole: Lock 1 Down Stream Winding Hole: Lock 17 NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am Monday 15 February until 4pm Friday 5 March 2021) A stoppage is required to carry out urgent lock gate repairs and re-lining at Lock 12, in order to […]
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Trent & Mersey Canal

Planned Stoppages

Offside of canal between Bridge 56 and Bridge 57 Starts At: Culvert 82 Ends At: Culvert 82 ADVICE (8am Friday 12 February until 4pm Saturday 13 February 2021) Update on 22/01/2021: Please note these works have been rescheduled to take place from 12th to 13th February. Original message: The navigation and towpath will remain open. Onsite […]
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Regent’s Canal

Planned Stoppages

De-vegetation works & Bridge Inspection - Railway Bridge 17 - Camden. Starts At: Bridge 17 (Railway) Ends At: Bridge 19 (Railway) ADVICE (6pm Tuesday 9 February until 6am Wednesday 10 February 2021) J Murphy & Sons Ltd have been commissioned by Network Rail to undertake de-vegetation works to Railway Bridge 17 for Network Rail to […]
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Huddersfield Broad Canal

Planned Stoppages

Colne Railway Bridge Inspection Bridge 2, Railway RESTRICTION (8am-6pm Wednesday 10 February 2021) Contractors will be undertaking a bridge inspection using a pontoon and a fixed scaffold. Could skippers of all crafts, slow down and approach the area with caution. Delays of up to 20 minutes may be experienced while the pontoons are moved out […]
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River Ouse

Planned Stoppages

Offside vegetation removal Boothferry Road Bridge ADVICE (8am-6pm Thursday 11 February 2021) Vegetation removal works will be occuring on the riverbank. A boat will be present in the water for safety purposes but will not interfere with river traffic.
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