Between Bridge 119B Railway Bridge and Bridge 119C Marconi Bridge, Festival Park, Stoke-on-Trent, Trent & Mersey Canal.


From Date: 04/01/2021 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: Bridge 119B Railway Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 119C Marconi Bridge

Upstream winding hole: Etruria Basin, between bridge 118 and lock 40.

Downstream winding hole: Church Lawton, between locks 49 and 50.


Contractors, working on behalf of Stoke on Trent City Council, require a stoppage for the construction of a new bridge at Festival Park for the Etruria Valley Link Road.

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

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