Keep up to date with the latest news from the Bridgewater Canal.
19 July 2011
A new section of the National Cycle Network along the improved Bridgewater Canal towpath is already proving a hit with local people in Sale and Stretford
14 July 2011
This year sees the Bridgewater Canal celebrate its 250th anniversary.
20 June 2011
Councillors and representatives from Peel met on the recently completed towpath beside the Bridgewater Canal on Friday 17th June 2011 to officially open the next phase of the Bridgewater Way route in Trafford.
22 March 2011
Pupils at Stretford Grammar School have enjoyed a week of different cycling and walking events to celebrate the opening of the 'Links to school' scheme along the Bridgewater Way.
15 March 2011
The next phase of the Bridgewater Way in Salford is anticipated to start the week commencing 21st March 2011.
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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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