The Church Minshull Community Website

Cholmondeston

Bridge 11 repairs underway...

Home » News » Bridge 11 repairs underway...
Canal towpath renovations (11)

Bridge 11 on the canal has suffered a large crack to the underside of the arch and is in need of strengthening works to tie the structure together and prevent any further deterioration.

Due to the arch pinning and brickwork repairs to Hoolgrave Bridge at Church Minshull, the Canals & River Trust have today announced cruising delays of up 30 minutes until September 30.
Pontoons used for scaffold may tend to block navigation.
Boaters to wait for a maximum of 30 minutes on the approaches to the bridge to allow the pontoons to be removed by contractors and allow navigation to continue.

For walkers and ramblers etc. the towpath has already been temporarily diverted away from the underside of the bridge.

Full details of the repairs and timetable at- http://tiny.cc/gijilx

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

FruitAndVeg1
Jean Jones: Wed 08 Jul 8:14am

"UPDATE — Fruit and Veg at the Village Hall" “Perry's Produce have provided an invaluable service for the people of Church Minshull since the early days of lockdown. People came from round and about to collect fruit and veg boxes and many also took them to friends and family who were shielding. Lately they have introduced us to a range of fresh, locally sourced...

Cheshire East
Arena Webteam: Wed 01 Jul 10:41am

Phase two of discretionary fund open for small eligible businesses.Please click HERE for the latest document...

Image: 20200619_093329_9
Madai the Labrador: Wed 01 Jul 7:00am

So last week I said goodbye to my friend Finn, whom I've known for as long as I've been here reporting to you — three and a half years! He has been getting a bit slower with age, and with reluctance and the concern of their friends his people had finally decided that the time had come. Whoa, steady! What did you think I was on about? Put away those hankies! If you'd only waited I...

Wettenhall
Village Arena
Church Minshull