Macclesfield Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Drying Facilities, Bosley Services ADVICE (3.45pm Friday 14 May 2021 until further notice) Please be advised the drying facilities at Bosley Services are currently out of use due to an issue with the card reader. All other facilities are still in use. Contractors have been informed and we anticipate their attendance on site next week. […]
Read more

Shropshire Union Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Calveley Customer Service Facilities Calveley Depot and Services Update on 14/05/2021: Parts to convert Calveley Customer Service Facilities from gas operated to electric powered have been ordered and once received works will begin. Your nearest services are by Bridge 92, Nantwich Junction Bridge. A further update will be provided on Friday 28 May.
Read more

Old Main Line

Stoppages & Restrictions

Towpath south of Hills Bridge Coseley Hills Bridge, Biddings Lane TOWPATH CLOSURE (until Sunday 23 May 2021) Update on 14/05/2021: Work to make the wall safe has now been completed, and we're working to clear vegetation and litter and make this section suitable for public access again over the next week.  Thank you to all […]
Read more

River Aire

Stoppages & Restrictions

Restricted passage due to debris Beal Lock (Lock 4) Update on 14/05/2021: The Canal and River Trust dredging team are hoping to be on site on Tuesday 18th May/Wednesday 19th May to commence the works. We will update the notice on Friday 21st May with further information.
Read more

River Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Third Party Works Naburn Large Lock NAVIGATION CLOSURE (8am-6pm Monday 17 May 2021) National Powergrid will be doing works in the area on Monday 17th May for 1 day. There will be no power to the locks. Boats will not be able to be penned through during this time.
Read more

Selby Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Selby Swingbridge - unable to swing Selby Swingbridge 1 Update on 14/05/2021: Contractors and other parties involved in the works have conducted a site assessment and decided on plans to install a passenger footbridge. Assessment have also been made for the safe removal of the Road Bridge and these works are looking to be done as […]
Read more

River Nene

Stoppages & Restrictions

Chester House Estate Mooring ADVICE (Thursday 13 May 2021 until further notice) Please be aware that the new Chester House Estate Mooring at Grid Reference: SP 91857 67027 is not currently open and should, therefore, not be used until further notice.  
Read more

Lancaster Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Tewitfield Customer Services Update on 14/05/2021: We are pleased to advise the ladies toilet facilities is back in operation following the attendance of our contractors at Tewitfield Services on the Lancaster Canal. Update on 13/05/2021: Please be advised, contractors have been delayed to site to empty the septic tank at Tewitfield Services on the Lancaster […]
Read more

Huddersfield Broad Canal

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lock 4 to Lock 5 Starts At: Bridge 9, Ridings Bridge Ends At: Lock 5, Turnpike Road Lock RESTRICTION (2pm Thursday 13 May 2021 until further notice) A tree has fallen across the canal which is restricting the width of the channel. We sent contractors to remove it but discovered a Moorhen has made a […]
Read more

Wakefield Branch (Aire & Calder)

Stoppages & Restrictions

Lorry in navigation - up stream of Woodnook Lock Starts At: Lock 6, Woodnook Lock Ends At: Lock 3, Kings Road Lock Update on 14/05/2021: Navigation has reopened. Highways Agency have made safe the damage barrier on the M62 bridge over the waterway. The waterway has now reopened and both King's Road and Woodnook Locks […]
Read more

River Nene

Stoppages & Restrictions

Weston Favell Lock to Dog in a Doublet Lock RESTRICTION (Thursday 13 May 2021 for approximately 4 weeks) We will be undertaking inspections of the lock gates and a number of bridges between Weston Favell and the Dog in a Doublet Lock over the coming weeks from waterborne craft. We will endeavour to keep river […]
Read more

River Great Ouse/Tidal River

Stoppages & Restrictions

Denver - Elsan point ADVICE (Wednesday 12 May 2021 until rescinded)   Please be aware further to our rescinded notice of 6 May 2021, the Elsan facililites at Denver remains closed until the completion of the refurbishment of the car park toilet block which is expected to take a further 6 weeks. The pump out […]
Read more

River Great Ouse

Stoppages & Restrictions

Near to the Danish Camp Willington NAVIGATION CLOSURE (Thursday 13 May 2021 until rescinded) Please be aware of a fallen tree which is blocking navigation close to the Danish camp at Willington. If using the W3W apt the location is: Funds Sits Blues We are looking to move the tree as soon as it is […]
Read more