Winter Opening Hours 2020/2021 Bingley 3 & 5 Rise & Kirkstall, Forge & Newlay Locks


From Date: 01/11/2020 09:00

To Date: 11/04/2021 13:00 inclusive

Type: Booking Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Starts at: Lock 29, Bingley 5 Rise Top Lock

Ends at: Lock 7, Kirkstall Little Lock


11/03/2021 12:45

Please note that the winter opening hours have been extended to 11 April 2021.


From 1st November 2020 to 14th March 2021 Bingley Three & Five Rise locks and Kirkstall to Newlay Locks (7-13) can be booked with a minimum of 72 hours notice. 

First passage is available from 9am and the last passage is 1pm daily.

Following the last daily passage these locks will be locked up.

Christmas & New Year:

Please be advised that all the above locks will be closed to passage on the 25th & 26th December 2020 and the 1st of January 2021.

To make a booking, please sign in to the online licensing pages and click on 'my boats', followed by the 'bookings' section.