From Date: 20/07/2020 08:00
To Date: 21/08/2020 17:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Restriction
Reason: 3rd Party Works
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Trent & Mersey Canal
Starts at: Bridge 192, Wincham Hotel
Ends at: Bridge 192, Wincham Hotel
As the repairs to Bridge 192 are taking longer than expected please note the amended end date for the 3rd party works is as follows:
Monday 21st August.
All other details remain the same
Please note the amended dates for the 3rd party works are as follows:
Monday 20th July to, and inclusive Friday 14th August.
All other details remain the same.
Please be advised Third party contractors, working for Cheshire West & Chester Council, will be onsite to carry out repairs to the underside of the bridge and repainting the parapet handrails on both sides of Bridge 192, Wincham Hotel Bridge on the Trent & Mersey Canal.
To be able to carry out maintenance of the bridge & parapet, temporary overhead scaffold and pontoon will be in place.
We politely request all customers to approach the area with caution and be prepared to stop whilst the pontoon is moved out the way.
Please listen to any advice that may be given by the onsite banksmen to take note of the signage onsite.
NB According to current Government guidelines, boaters are not presently allowed to remain on their boats overnight, unless they live aboard. This situation is likely to change in early July at the point when restrictions are lifted on the use of caravans and holiday cottages etc.
Please continue to follow the government advice regarding coronavirus – stay alert, control the virus, save lives.
You can read more on our response to the coronavirus crisis here