Calder & Hebble Navigation

Detail

From Date: 06/10/2023 12:00

To Date: 19/10/2023 09:00 inclusive

Type: Advice

Reason: Water resources

Is the towpath closed? No

Location

Closest waterway: Calder & Hebble Navigation

Starts at: Lock 13, Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Ends at: Flood Lock, Wakefield

Updates

13/10/2023 13:15

Due to recent heavy rainfall river levels are rising and the following flood locks/gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock 

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

The following flood locks and gates remain open at this time:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Please check the Strong Stream Warning board and marker at each flood lock before entering the river section of navigation.

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

09/10/2023 08:58

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

The following flood locks gates remain closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock - but operable as a lock

Please check the Strong Stream Warning board and marker at each flood lock before entering the river section of navigation.

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

08/10/2023 11:07

Although the River is still high the levels have dropped off overnight. As a result the team have been opening up this morning and the following flood gates have now been opened.

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Athough levels are expected to drop slowly today, please check the red, amber, green boards before proceeding.

06/10/2023 13:51

Due to heavy rainfall overnight that is persisting into today, all flood locks and gates are now closed. 

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

With rain forecast throughout the day (Friday 6th October 2023) these are not likely to re-open today, and will be monitored throughout the weekend, re-opening at the earliest opportunity. 

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/09/2023 13:04

All flood locks and gates have now reopened.

22/09/2023 10:27

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates remain closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock - but operable as a lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

21/09/2023 15:18

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates remain closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock - but operable as a lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

21/09/2023 13:06

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates remain closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

21/09/2023 09:25

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates remain closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

19/09/2023 15:04

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

19/09/2023 12:33

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

Anchor Pit

The following flood locks and gates are currently still open:

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

19/09/2023 12:30

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock  - currently still operable as a lock

The following flood locks and gates are currently still open:

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

20/08/2023 07:58

All flood locks and gates are open:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

19/08/2023 09:15

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

The following flood locks and gates are currently still open:

Anchor Pit

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

08/08/2023 08:43

All flood locks and gates have reopened:

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

07/08/2023 09:27

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Battyeford Flood Lock

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Ledgard Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

04/08/2023 13:36

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Battyeford Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

04/08/2023 10:11

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

04/08/2023 09:17

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

02/08/2023 11:20

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 14:26

Ledgard Flood Lock remains closed and is approximately 300mm too high to open yet

The following flood locks and gates have reopened:

Wakefield Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

 Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 14:08

Wakefield Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

 - have reopened

The following flood locks and gates remain closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 13:30

Wakefield Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

 - have reopened

The following flood locks and gates remain closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 12:11

Wakefield Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

 - have reopened

The following flood locks and gates remain closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 10:47

Wakefield Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

 - have reopened

The following flood locks and gates remain closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

25/07/2023 08:55

Wakefield Flood Lock has reopened

The following flood locks and gates remain closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change

Description

Due to recent heavy rainfall the following flood locks gates are closed:

Anchor Pit Flood Lock

Cooper Bridge Flood Lock

Battyeford Flood Lock

Ledgard Flood Lock

Greenwood Flood Gates

Longcut/Thornhill Flood Lock

Thornes Flood Lock

Wakefield Flood Lock

Canal and River Trust apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

This notice will be regularly updated as water level conditions change