Open - Calder & Hebble navigation


From Date: 07/11/2019 09:30

To Date: 23/12/2019 15:45 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Calder & Hebble Navigation


23/12/2019 15:52

The water levels have fallen.

The flood gates and flood locks are open for navigation.

Self penning through Ledgard is possible.

28/11/2019 13:23

Due to high water levels and the weather forecast of continued rainfall we have closed the following flood locks/gates:



Anchor Pit


We will continue to monitor the levels and update this notice as soon as the situation changes. 

18/11/2019 13:59

Water levels have fallen and flood gates are now open on the Calder & Hebble. 

Only Ledgard & Thornes Flood locks remain closed. We will update this notice when the situation changes.

12/11/2019 11:24

We are continuing to monitor water levels and the navigation remains closed.

We will update this notice when we have further information.

08/11/2019 11:23

Due to the severe weather conditions the floodgates remain closed. 

We are monitoring water levels and will update this notice when the situation changes


Due to high water levels and severe weather forecast, the floodgates from Anchor Pit to Wakefield are closed.

We will reassess the situation tomorrow morning and provide an update.