From Date: 10/08/2020 09:30
To Date: 14/08/2020 15:30 inclusive
Type: Navigation Restriction
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Starts at: Bridge 130E, Finsley Gate Bridge
Ends at: Bridge 130H, Godley Bridge, Ormerod Roa
Please be advised navigation will be restricted at Aqueduct 32, Yorkshire Street Aqueduct on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal from Monday 10 August until, and inclusive of, Friday 14 August.
Our contractors will be onsite to carry out an underwater dive to undertake necessary works to the aqueduct. To maintain a safe working environment, passage will be possible before 9.30am, with free movement after 3.30pm. Between 9.30am and 3.30pm, the dive team will be in the water. If an opportunity arises in the day where the dive team are out of the water for a sufficient amount of time, customers waiting for passage during this time will be assisted past the aqueduct.
We politely request all customers to take note of the signage onsite and await guidance from the team.
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.