Summer opening hours 2020 Newlay, Forge and Kirkstall Locks

Detail

From Date: 16/03/2020 08:00

To Date: 31/10/2020 15:00 inclusive

Type: Booking Information

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 13, Newlay Top Lock

Ends at: Lock 7, Kirkstall Little Lock

Updates

26/03/2020 09:59

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

Description

Through the 2020 summer season, our customer operations team will be on site to offer assisted passage through Newlay, Forge & Kirkstall locks.

Morning:

Passages down the lock flights between 08:00-10:00, last entry at 09:00.

Passages up the lock flights between 10:00-12:00, last entry at 11:00.

Afternoon:

Passages down the lock flight between 13:00-15:00, last entry at 14:00.

Passages up the lock flight between 15:00-17:00, last entry at 16:00.

These timings are to help ensure that the locks are available to as many customers as possible. Lock keepers can use their discretion in quiet times to minimise disruption and ensure everyone can enjoy their visit.

As from 1st October, the last entry through these locks will be 3:00pm, due to the reduced daylight hours.