Harecastle Tunnel, Trent & Mersey Canal


From Date: 22/02/2021 00:00

To Date: 28/02/2021 23:45 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Inspection

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Trent & Mersey Canal

Starts at: Harecastle Tunnel

Ends at: Harecastle Tunnel

Upstream winding hole: Macclesfield Junction

Downstream winding hole: Harecastle Tunnel South Portal


Harecastle Tunnel will be closed from Monday 22nd February to Sunday 28th February 2021 due to inspection of the rescue boat. The tunnel will re-open on Monday 1st March 2021 operating the summer timetable.

For the latest information regarding Covid-19 and any restrictions or impact it may be having on our waterways please visit https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/safety-on-our-waterways/coronavirus