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07 November 2014
After 45 years, Mike Webb has retired
as General Manager of the Bridgewater Canal. Louise Morrissey, Director of
Land and Planning, is the acting General Manager for the interim period. A
new appointment will be made in the near future.
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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.
The Bridgewater Canal is surrounded by a beautiful environment rich with flora and fauna.
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