Canal and Rivers Trust / Scottish Canals

21 hazards found (click column headings to sort).

IDsort iconAddedHA Ref.RoadDescriptionStatus
14155315 Jun 2017Trent and Mersey CanalFallen tree blocking towpath It's possible to crawl underneath if you're flexible!Fixed
13421729 Dec 2016Mc Nicol Dr (Park Royal, NW10)Hi, there is a very big pothole on this road. It is there since 1,5 years, and it is getting bigger and bigger. It is very dangerous!Rejected
11833717 Aug 2015National Cycle Route 4Not really a mahole or drain, but the metal edges of the structure underneath the surface of the canal path, that reinforces the banks, has started to become revealed in many places along the path fr…Fixed
1098376 Jan 2015Leeds Liverpool canal towpathPothole in the tarmac to the side of the canal towpath. Partly covered by concrete blocks. Poses a hazard to cyclists and walkers, particularly in the dark.Rejected
1097956 Jan 2015Leeds Liverpool canal towpathLarge pothole on canal towpath, partly covered by concrete blocks with are protruding above the ground. Poses a hazard to cyclists and walkers, particularly at night when visibility is poor.Rejected
1097946 Jan 2015Leeds Liverpool canal towpathPothole on the Leeds-Liverpool canal towpath. It is partly covered by concrete blocks which are a hazard to anyone cycling or walking at night when visibility is poor.Rejected
10670511 Aug 2014Towpath along Grantham canalSteep dip in towpath. My friend didn't see it and he fell off his bike and cut his arm badly.Fixed
9221427 Nov 2013Stroudwater canacl navigation towpathBollards and restrictors installed on canal path, painted black, no reflective parts, next to the canal. It is hard to see them at night - someone will end up in the canal.Rejected
8967028 Aug 2013Towpath next to White Horse pub, birstall, leicestershiretowpath bank was restored but not tarmaced .There has been a double ramp and grotty surface for 2 months now and with heavy rain it may turn into a horrible long deep puddleFixed
7663519 Jan 2013No namepot hole on the bend in the road approaching Slade cross from Oxwich GreenFixed
7441230 Dec 2012Bullcote lane oldhamA number of large holes in the roadFixed
6802216 May 2012Limehouse Cuthole in galvanised floor of lookout point on towpath of Limehouse Cut, near Dod St. A previous plywood repair has been broken.Fixed
6076517 Oct 2011Limehouse Cut towpathBolts sticking up from footpath (towpath) where bin has been removedFixed
5898631 Jul 2011Limehouse Cut towpathBarriers left behind after works in AprilFixed
5803030 Jun 20111657871Cambridge RoadPrickly bushes overhanging more than 50% of narrow path/cycle track between Sawbridgeworth & SpellbrookFixed
4279813 Jan 2011Mallory CloseTrip hazard, bolt sticking up from concrete footpathFixed
413257 Dec 2010Union canal towpathThree fallen trees blocking towpathFixed
4042127 Oct 2010Towpath between Golborne Road and Elkstone Road, backing onto Meanwhile GardensThe 3 rows of concrete pavers that make up the towpath surface are uneven, with cliffs of up to about 3 or 4 cm's betwen them. If you cycle along and your wheel catches the lip, your tyre slip out …Fixed
3934611 Sep 2010not applicable - on Canal TowpathSeveral potholes and gaps in the concrete surface on the tow path next to Lancaster canal on the bridge over the river Lune.Fixed
2253930 Aug 2009Lancaster to Kendal towpath Bolton le SandsI don't suppose you can do much about this idiot who has moored his boat in this dangerous way (see photos) except to ask your staff to look out for him. In poor light someone walking or cycling coul…Fixed
2104328 May 2009Canal TowpathThere is a lot of Overhanging Vegetation on the canal towpath much of it at head hight (at least when weighed down with rain). Some of it is thorny and could damage eyes. In places it is halfing the …Fixed
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