From Date: 02/11/2020 08:00
To Date: 06/12/2020 16:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Closure
Reason: 3rd Party Works
Is the towpath closed? Yes
Closest waterway: Walsall Canal
Starts at: Hempole Lane Bridge
Ends at: Hempole Lane Bridge
Upstream winding hole: Ockerhill Junction
Downstream winding hole: Old Wednesbury Canal Junction
As part of the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension, Midland Metro Alliance (MMA) has requested a closure to carry out repairs to the bridge to make it ready to take the new metro line.
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.