From Date: 28/01/2019 08:00
To Date: 15/03/2019 16:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Northampton Arm (Grand Union Canal)
Starts at: Lock 1
Ends at: Lock 17
Upstream winding hole: Immediately above Lock 1
Downstream winding hole: Immediately below Lock 17
We have reviewed the timing of the post Christmas closures for the East Midlands Region.
In order to optimise the use and movement of resources and equipment, as well as completing the large programme of works required on the Northampton Arm, we have put back the start of the stoppage until 28th January 2019.
The end date has also been put back to 15th March 2019.
Carry out repairs to Locks 1 to 17 across the Northampton Arm as follows
Lock 1 - replace bottom gate. Carry out repairs to ladder, bollards, clapper post and top gate head post.