Work will be starting on 22nd July to improve the towpath from Gloucestershire College, under St. Annes Way Bridge, to the areas fronting Sainsbury’s and around Monk Meadow Basin. Closure is planned from Wednesday 22 July 2020 08:00 until Friday 16 October 2020 18:00

The improvements will proceed in 3 phases, only one phase will be closed at a time.

Phase 1 : The section from the College, under St Annes Way bridge to the compound near Sainsbury’s will be closed from the 22nd July and open by the 25th August.

Phase 2: The section from Sainsbury’s around Monk Meadow Dock will be closed from the 26th August and open by the 18th September.

Phase 3: The area fronting Sainsbury’s where the compound is sited will be closed from the 19th September and open by the 16th October.

Progress could be affected by adverse weather or other factors and we will appreciate everyone’s patience should this occur. You can view the full details of this work and its map online here and you can find other notices regarding the canal here. Please contact if you would like to discuss this information with a member of the Customer Service Team.