Between Locks 51 and 52, Tardebigge, Worcester & Birmingham Canal

Notice Details
From Date:
22nd January 2018 at 08:00
To Date:
16th March 2018 at 16:00 inclusive
Navigation Closure
Is Towpath Closed?
Notice updates:
05/12/2017 @ 14:06

Work to repair the rotating waterway wall in Lock 51 pound will now commence on 22nd January 2018 and last for 8 weeks.

A revised design for the work has provided a more cost effective solution which can be delivered in a shorter timescale.

A towpath closure is required for the duration of the works but diversions will be clearly signposted on site.


Other closures in the area will still commence on 2nd January and the Tardebigge flight will remain closed until 16th March, with a navigation window on 20th - 21st January.


Repairs to be undertaken to the waterway wall.

In response to customer feedback, a navigation window is planned for 20th - 21st January 2018.

Worcester & Birmingham Canal.
Starts At:
Lock 51
Ends At:
Lock 52
Up Stream Winding Hole:
Bridge 60 Alvechurch-Scarfield Wharf
Down Stream Winding Hole:
Above Bridge 40, Astwood Lane Bridge
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