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Notice is hereby given that one of the arms at the visitor mooring area in Staffordshire Arms, Castlefield, will be closed from 3rd December to 6th December 2021.
Notice is hereby given that the visitor mooring area in Staffordshire Arms, Castlefield, will be closed from 11th November to 15th November 2021.
Notice is hereby given that due to Manchester International Festival
carrying out an event in the Arena area, mooring restrictions will be
applied in the Staffordshire and Kenworthy Arms in Castlefield from
1st November to 4th November 2021.
The first phase of RHS Greenway, a new traffic-free walking and cycling route is now open.
Notice is hereby given that due to the Sounds of the City event in the Arena area, mooring restrictions will be applied in the Staffordshire and Kenworthy Arms in Castlefield from 9th September to 29th September 2021.
Help us by completing our survey as we prepare a planning application which seeks permission to reinstate the tow path along the Barton Swing Aqueduct, reconnecting the Bridgewater Way.
On 22nd February 2021, the Prime Minister announced the Government’s roadmap to cautiously ease lockdown restrictions in England, confirming the planned new roadmap out of lockdown.
As England’s third Covid-19 lockdown continues, people across Greater Manchester have spoken about how the 260-year-old Bridgewater Canal has improved their mental health during the pandemic...
Following the recent Government announcement on 31st October 2020 advising of the new national lockdown measures in England from 5th November...
Notice is hereby given that due to essential works on a Rail Bridge crossing the Bridgewater Canal at Norton. The Bridgewater Canal & towpath will be restricted while works are undertaken.
The Bridgewater Canal is a 65km canal stretching from Runcorn to Leigh and is owned and operated by the Peel Group.
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Opened on 17th July 1761, the Bridgewater Canal has a special place in history as the first canal in Britain to be built without following an existing watercourse, and so became a model for those that followed it.
The Bridgewater Canal is surrounded by a beautiful environment rich with flora and fauna.
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