Between Lock 7 and Lock 8, Ribble Link


From Date: 06/01/2020 08:00

To Date: 24/12/2022 21:00 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Ribble Link

Starts at: Lock No. 7

Ends at: Lock No. 8


Please be advised third-party contractors, working on behalf of Lancashire County Council, are onsite to construct a bridge over the Ribble Link as part of their Preston Western Distributor and East-West Link Road project.

The towpath is closed between Lock 7 and Lock 8 on the Ribble Link. A diversion route is in place.

Whilst we expect no delay to canal navigation, we politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and listen to any advice that may be given by the third-party contractors onsite.

Click here for more information; Preston Western Distributor and East-West Link Road