Repairs to Lock 12

Home » Latest News » Repairs to Lock 12
Audlem canal lock

Canal closed but towpath open

Repairs are being carried out at Lock 12, which is that closest to the Bridge Inn.

The canal is closed to boat traffic but the tow path is open and fully usable.

The works are described by the Canal & River Trust as 'Carry out works including relining the top gate, repairing the bywash and repairing the stop plank grooves'.

The work is scheduled to last until 24 January.

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Kingbur Place parking
Sun 20 Sep 6:08am  |  hits: 1,095

End of the Road!The way humans hunt, eagle eyed for parking spaces and the way animals hunt for food are not as different as you might think. Both are foraging for the best on offer, regardless of risk, within limited familiar confines, ignoring the audacity of any law that paints yellow lines on many of its most desirable food collecting areas.The yellow lines outside the Coop are a beacon...

Bridge Inn
Thu 24 Sep 6:09am  |  hits: 888

MPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATE There have been new restrictions imposed surrounding Covid 19. This means starting Thursday 24th September we will again be implementing changes to ensure the safety of our guests and team at The Bridge Inn at Audlem. We are only able to seat a maximum of 6 people at a table both inside and outside. Please find a table, then order and pay for drinks/food at the bar...

al 1
Mon 21 Sep 6:09am  |  hits: 840

We have felt the verdaning** promises of Spring, we have revelled in the glories of Summer and now the natural circle takes us into the mellowing spirit of Autumn. Already Turnpike Fields display a disconcerting drabness which might be called messiness . Long before we are ready to accept the inevitable longer nights and colder days, the natural world around us has begun the next phase of the...