Craven towpath improvments - Bridge 175, Niffany Swing Bridge to 176 Gawflat Swing Bridge


From Date: 02/03/2020 08:00

To Date: 05/06/2020 18:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Bridge 175, Niffany Swing Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 176, Gawflat Swing Bridge


09/06/2020 15:34

The towpath is now reopened to the public.

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.

30/03/2020 09:41

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

26/03/2020 09:58

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


As part of the Craven towpath improvement project the towpath between Bridge 175, Niffany Swing Bridge to Bridge 176 Gawflat Swing Bridge will be closed.