From Date: 21/05/2020 12:15
To Date: On-going
Type: Navigation Closure
Reason: Water resources
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Pocklington Canal
Starts at: Lock 1, Top Lock
Ends at: Lock 7, Thornton Lock
Water levels in the downstream section from Thornton Lock have improved.
The section after Thornton Lock to the River Derwent is open to navigation.
Thornton Lock still remains closed.
The navigation is only closed from Lock 1 to / and including Thornton Lock.
The navigation is still closed due to low water levels, once the water levels are back at a normal level the navigation will re-open and this notice will be updated.
The navigation is closed full length due to lack of water caused by no significant rain fall in recent months.
We will update this notice in 2 weeks with further information.