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Between Bridge 35 Moores Lane to Bridge 39A Chain Bridge - River Soar

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From Date:03/01/2023 00:00
To Date:On-going
Type:Towpath Restriction
Is the towpath closed?No


To ensure the safety of the public and our contractors the towpath will be closed between Bridge 35 Moores Lane to Bridge 39A Chain Bridge on the River Soar.

This is for improvement works starting on 3rd January for 16 weeks.

The project is to improve 2km of Grand Union Canal towpath through Loughborough town centre from Bridge 39a to Bridge 35. This will include upgrading to provide a consistent high standard tar and chip surface, install sheet piled washwall ,remove barriers and improve access points.

Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience as these improvement works are carried out.

Closest waterway:River Soar
Starts at:Bridge 35, Moor Lane Bridge
Ends at:Bridge 39A Overhead