Rochdale Canal

Start date: July 2, 2022
Est. end if know: July 16, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Lock 22 ADVICE (1pm Friday 1 July until 4.30pm Friday 15 July 2022) The offside tail paddle was stuck open. We have managed to get it back down but we will need to look further into the problem and repair it. In the meantime the lock is still operational using only the towpath side tail […]
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Coventry Canal

Start date: July 2, 2022
Est. end if know: July 9, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Atherstone ElsanLock 1 Footbridge ADVICE (11am Friday 1 July 2022 until further notice) The Elsan at Atherstone has been blocked. Contractors have been contacted so please bear with us and we'll open it as soon as we can.
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Grand Union Canal

Start date: July 2, 2022
Est. end if know: July 9, 2022
Police Incident, Norwood Green, SouthallStarts At: Bridge 202A, Adelaide DockEnds At: Bridge 203A, School Footbridge NAVIGATION CLOSURE (11.15am Friday 1 July 2022 until further notice) Due to a police incident the canal and towpath are closed between the junction of the bridge 202a and Bridge 203a on the Grand Union Canal Please follow any instructions […]
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Shropshire Union Canal

Start date: July 1, 2022
Est. end if know: July 9, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Norbury Customer Service FacilityStarts At: Norbury Service StationEnds At: Norbury Service Station Friday 1 July 2022 08:15 until further notice Type: Advice Reason: Maintenance Original message: The whole facility is closed due to issues with drainage. We will open the facilities as soon as we can, once the issue has been resolved.
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Chesterfield Canal

Start date: June 30, 2022
Est. end if know: July 5, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Low water on Kiveton Park sectionBridge 31, Kiveton Dog Kennel Bridge Update on 30/06/2022: We advise skippers and towpath users that there maybe hoses on the towpaths whilst the Fire Services are pumping the water out and to be careful when walking on this section ADVICE (10.15am Thursday 30 June 2022 until further notice) Low water levels may […]
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River Ouse

Start date: June 30, 2022
Est. end if know: July 5, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Boothferry Swing Bridge - Slow Down RESTRICTION (2pm Wednesday 29 June until 6pm Monday 4 July 2022) East Riding of Yorkshire are replacing the navigation lights. The bridge will operate as normal whilst the lights are being replaced. However, skippers should slow down when approaching the bridge and be aware of a barge next to […]
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Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Start date: June 30, 2022
Est. end if know: July 2, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Bridge 141D, Hodge Bank Update on 30/06/2022: We are pleased to advise the tree obstructing the towpath and navigation has been removed and the canal is now open at Bridge 141D, Hodge Bank on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal. NAVIGATION CLOSURE (2.30pm Wednesday 29 June 2022 until further notice) Please be advised the towpath and […]
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River Soar

Start date: June 29, 2022
Est. end if know: July 2, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Bridge 34, Millers Bridge Update on 30/06/2022: The tree has been cleared and no longer blocking the towpath or obstructing the navigation. ADVICE (12noon Wednesday 29 June 2022 until further notice) A tree has fallen across tow path near Millers Bridge 34 on the River Soar. The tree is reported to be blocking the tow […]
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River Soar

Start date: June 29, 2022
Est. end if know: July 3, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Fallen Tree Within NavigationStarts At: Lock 44 - Belgrave LockEnds At: Bridge 11- Holden Street Update on 01/07/2022: The tree has now been cleared and no longer blocking the navigation. ADVICE (11.15am Wednesday 29 June 2022 until further notice) A tree has fallen across the navigation between Belgrave Lock 44 and Holden Street Bridge 11 […]
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Ocker Hill Tunnel Branch (Walsall)

Start date: June 29, 2022
Est. end if know: July 9, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Ocker Hill Branch MooringsOcker Hill Branch Bridge ADVICE (7am Wednesday 29 June until 5pm Friday 8 July 2022) Cadent Gas will be undertaking follow on works to an emergency gas leak repair. Please take extra care when passing through the work area.
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Sheffield & South Yorkshire Nav

Start date: June 29, 2022
Est. end if know: June 30, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Swinton Lock Closure - now openSwinton (Waddington) Lock Update on 29/06/2022: Engineers have attended and rectified the problem - navigation is now open.  NAVIGATION CLOSURE (3.30pm Tuesday 28 June 2022 until further notice) Due to a hydraulic failure self passage is not possible at this time, engineers are attending site to undertake repairs we will […]
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South Stratford Canal

Start date: June 28, 2022
Est. end if know: July 1, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Lapworth/ Kingswood Pump outLapworth Customer Pump Station/ Elsan Update on 29/06/2022: The pump out is now back working. ADVICE (2pm Tuesday 28 June 2022 until further notice) The Pump out machine is out of order. Please bear with us whilst our contractors resolve the issue.
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Leigh Branch (L&L Canal)

Start date: June 28, 2022
Est. end if know: August 6, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
Poolstock Road (WMBC) Towpath Access Point Refurbishment Starts At: Lock 1, Top Lock, Leigh BranchEnds At: Lock 1, Top Lock, Leigh Branch ADVICE (7am Monday 27 June until 7pm Friday 5 August 2022) Please be advised third-party contractors will be onsite at Poolstock Road Towpath Access Point, at Top Lock 1, on the Leigh Branch […]
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Huddersfield Broad Canal

Start date: June 28, 2022
Est. end if know: June 30, 2022
Stoppages & Restrictions
obstruction - towpath side tail gate will not shutLock 5, Turnpike Road Lock Update on 28/06/2022: The obstacle has now been removed. Lock 5 towpath side tail gate is now operational. RESTRICTION (1pm Tuesday 28 June 2022 until further notice) We have an obstruction at Lock 5 stopping the towpath side tail gate from shutting. […]
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