Gloucester & Sharpness Canal - Bridge 17 Sellars Bridge - Bridge 18 Rea Swing bridge

Detail

From Date: 23/08/2021 07:30

To Date: 27/08/2021 18:30 inclusive

Type: Towpath Closure

Reason: (Re)Construction

Is the towpath closed? Yes

Location

Closest waterway: Gloucester & Sharpness Canal

Starts at: Bridge 17, Sellars Swing Bridge

Ends at: Bridge 18, Rea Swing Bridge

Updates

16/08/2021 10:20

Further to the notice below, please be advised that the towpath works between Sellars Bridge and Rea Swing Bridge have been delayed by one week and therefore will now take place on Monday 23rd August until Friday 27th August.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If you require any further information please contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

11/08/2021 15:48

Further to the notice below, please note that the below works have been delayed due to the inclement weather and will now take place between Monday 16th until Friday 20th August.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If you require any further information please contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

Description

Please be advised that the towpath between Sellars Bridge and Rea Swing Bridge will be closed from Monday 2nd August for a period of 5 days.

This closure is to facilitate stone chip surface dressing of the recently completed towpath upgrade works.

Access will be maintained for the residents of properties situated immediately north of Sellars bridge and for the moorings at Sellars Bridge (i.e. within 200m of the bridge).

A direct diversion route between Sellars and Rea Bridges is available via a pedestrian / cycle track that runs parallel to the canal at the back of Quedgeley.

A small compound and parking for contractors’ vehicles will be provided in Rea Bridge car park, but visitor parking will remain available.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If you require any further information please contact us on enquiries.walessouthwest@canalrivertrust.org.uk  should there be any aspect you would like to discuss.

In the case of an out of hours emergency please ring - Freephone Canals on 0800 4799947.