Locks 29, 27 and 25, Bingley Five Rise, Leeds & Liverpool Canal


From Date: 05/01/2021 08:00

To Date: 19/02/2021 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 29, Bingley 5 Rise Top Lock

Ends at: Lock 25, Bingley 5 Rise Bottom Lock

Upstream winding hole: Airedale Boat Club Swing Brige

Downstream winding hole: Below Lock 25, Bingley Five Rise Bottom Lock


20/01/2021 12:10

Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, it will not be possible to include any navigation windows during this stoppage.

Once the works are completed, passage may be possible, subject to relevant Covid movement restrictions at the time, but must be booked with a minimum of 72 hours’ notice. 

Please see our Booking Information notice for further details: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/notices/18672-winter-opening-hours-20202021-bingley-3-and-5-rise-and-newlay-forge-and-kirkstall-locks


Carry out repairs at Bingley Five Rise as follows: 

Lock 29 -  gate repairs to reduce leakage. 

Lock 27 - repairs to the gate heel area.

Lock 25 - gate repairs to reduce leakage.                                

Navigation windows will be available during the stoppage over the weekends of 23rd January and 6th February.

01/06/2020:  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.