Between Bath Deep Lock 8/9 and Wash Lock 10, Kennet & Avon


From Date: 05/05/2020 09:00

To Date: 05/05/2020 15:30 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: Police Incident

Is the towpath closed? Yes


Closest waterway: Kennet & Avon Canal

Upstream winding hole: NA

Downstream winding hole: NA


We are sorry to advise that the towpath is closed between Bath Deep Lock (8/9) and Wash Lock (10) in Bath, due to a Police incident.

A short diversion will be in place and customers should follow Police instructions when making their way around the site. We will update this notice later today, when the incident has been closed.

Please email us on  if you would like to contact our customer support team about this notice.

Please remember our advice - only move your boat if it’s essential (not for leisure purposes) and minimise your use of the towpath.

If you are not currently occupying your boat the government guidance is that you must not visit it (this means no short trips or breaks on your boat at this time).

Please follow the government advice – stay at home, protect the NHS, save lives