Macclesfield Canal, Bridge 49, Royal Oak Swingbridge.


From Date: 06/09/2016 13:00

To Date: 06/09/2016 17:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Restriction

Reason: Information

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Macclesfield Canal

Starts at: Bridge 49, Royal Oak Swingbridge

Ends at: Bridge 49, Royal Oak Swingbridge


The Cheshire Tour of Britain (Cycle race) will cross Fools Nook Swing Bridge 49a on Tuesday 6th September in the afternoon.  We’re closing the bridge to operation during the afternoon between 1pm and 5pm.  Its not certain when the race will have passed but as soon as it does we’ll reopen. 

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