Middlewich Eastern Bypass, Sandbach, between bridge 165 and lock 70, Trent & Mersey Canal


From Date: 01/03/2021 08:00

To Date: 19/03/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: 3rd Party Works

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Trent & Mersey Canal

Starts at: Lock 70

Ends at: Bridge 165

Upstream winding hole: Dragons Lane, between locks 67 and 68.

Downstream winding hole: Middlewich, between bridge 172 and lock 75.


Contractors, working on behalf of Cheshire East Council, require a stoppage for the construction of a new bridge off Booths Lane for the Middlewich Eastern Bypass.

04/05/2020:  The information above is a draft notice of works planned as part of our winter 2020/21 stoppages programme.  This is subject to change depending on the latest advice from the UK government on coronavirus.  Please follow our guidance relating to coronavirus when using the canals and towpaths https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/coronavirus.

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