From Date: 17/06/2016 19:00
To Date: 28/06/2016 17:00 inclusive
Type: Navigation Restriction
Reason: Structure failure
Is the towpath closed? No
Closest waterway: Aire & Calder Navigation Main Line
Starts at: Lock 10, Bulholme Lock
Ends at: Lock 10, Bulholme Lock
After further attempts Canal & River Trust staff working with the contractor have managed to clear an obstruction in the lock sluice.
Canal & River Trust are pleased to announce that the lock is now fully operational.
Attempts to rectify the fault have been unsuccessful. Dive contractors will required to undertake the repairs. This is now in hand will be arranged as soon as possible.
In the meantime CRT Lock Keepers will man the lock at the revised times detailed below.
08:00hrs to 10:00hrs & 14:00hrs to 16:00hrs daily.
Due to a fault at Bulholme Lock, self-operation is not presently available. Canal & River Trust have made emergency arrangements for a lock keeper to be present at the following times.
09:00hrs to 11:00hrs & 14:00hrs to 17:00hrs daily.
Skippers are asked to plan lock passage at the above times.