Keep up to date with the latest news from the Bridgewater Canal.
14 May 2021
Mooring restrictions are in effect at Castlefield from 3rd May 2021.
22 March 2021
The Bridgewater Canal Company, part of Peel L&P, is preparing to submit a planning application to reinstate the towpath along the Barton Swing Aqueduct, reconnecting the Bridgewater Way.
16 March 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.
9 March 2021
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.
11 February 2021
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...
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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.
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