Ashby Canal


From Date: 29/11/2020 13:25

To Date: 16/12/2020 00:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Structure failure

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Ashby Canal


15/12/2020 11:04

Water levels have now returned to normal and the navigation has reopened.

29/11/2020 14:50

The leak at Snarestone has now been isolated at Bridge 61. The navigation below bridge 61 is now open but it may take a few hours for water levels to return to normal.


The Ashby Canal navigation is closed, due to a structural fault at Snarestone causing significant water loss. Engineers are on-site, further updates to follow.