Preston Western Distributor Link, south of Lock 7, near Lea, Ribble Link Navigation


From Date: 12/03/2020 08:00

To Date: 16/03/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Ribble Link

Upstream winding hole: Near Lock 8

Downstream winding hole: River Link Basin


Lancaster County Council are proposing the installation of a bailey bridge for the construction of Preston Western Distributor Link. 

The canal will be closed for safety reasons whilst the bridge is lifted into place and secured.