Suspicious device closes Stourbridge Canal

Published: Monday, 14 August 2017

THE Canal & River Trust has closed the Stourbridge Canal as a suspicious device has been discovered.

No information has been given as to what the 'suspicious device' is, but the emergency services were called yesterday, Sunday, to deal with it and the waterway closed Keith Gudgin tells us.

The device was discovered at Middle Bridge.


We are told that  'A suspicious device has been found and further investigation is being conducted by emergency services', and that the navigation is now open.