Keep up to date with the latest news from the Bridgewater Canal.
23 October 2007
A major project to get millions of people walking and cycling in the Greater Manchester area came a step closer today as Sustrans’ Connect2 Lottery bid entered the ultimate stage of the Big Lottery Fund’s: The People’s £50 Million contest.
27 September 2007
A photo opportunity took place earlier today at Sale Waterside to highlight the Bridgewater Way’s role in the Sustrans Connect 2 Big Lottery Fund Bid.
29 June 2007
The Bridgewater Way has been short listed to be part of Sustrans ‘Connect 2’ bid for the Big Lottery Fund’s Living Landmarks: The People’s Millions competition.
27 March 2007
248 years on from the passing of its first Canal Act, the Bridgewater Way organisers launched their plans for the year ahead at an event with style.
12 December 2006
Work has started on the Bridgewater Way regeneration of the canal waterside area between Mather Lane Bridge and Butts Bridge in Leigh.
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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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