Craven Towpath Phase 2 Improvement - Holme Bridge to Thorlby Swing Bridge


From Date: 11/11/2019 08:00

To Date: 03/07/2020 18:00 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: Maintenance

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 172A, Holme Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 174, Thorlby Swing Bridge


18/06/2020 08:51

We have been advised that these works will now be completed earlier than expected on 3rd July.

01/04/2020 14:55

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic works have currently stopped on site and the completion date has been provisionally pushed back to the beginning of August. Apologies for any inconvenience that this may cause.

26/03/2020 15:14

Apologies the below note was added in error, the towpath in this location remains closed.

26/03/2020 09:57

Customers are asked to only move if essential to reach services and to follow government guidance at all times.

13/02/2020 10:52

We have been advised that due to further works required the towpath closure has been extended 07 April 2020.


As part of the Craven towpath improvement project the towpath between Bridge 172a Holme Bridge and Bridge 174, Thorlby Swing Bridge will be closed.