Keep up to date with the latest news from the Bridgewater Canal.
15 March 2011
The next phase of the Bridgewater Way in Salford is anticipated to start the week commencing 21st March 2011.
2 December 2010
Springfield Primary School pupils were joined by the Mayor of Trafford to officially open their new 'traffic free' school entrance.
4 October 2010
Councillors, representatives from Peel and local supporters met on the bank of the Bridgewater Canal today to officially open the next phase of the Bridgewater Way route in Salford.
7 June 2010
The official opening of the first section of the Bridgewater Way in Trafford took place on 4th June. Representatives from Trafford Council, Peel and Sustrans gathered on the newly transformed towpath.
11 June 2008
A section of the Bridgewater Way in Leigh town centre was officially opened to the public this week.
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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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