ROUND 2: IT’S ALL HAPPENING ON THE L&L
The Leeds & Liverpool was our longest canal when built, and it seems like it’s our most newsworthy one today. We’re marking its 200th birthday with ten questions about L& L news stories from the past year or so.
1. Heading from Hampshire to the Leeds & Liverpool is an enormous wooden what? 2. Which branch of the canal was shut for two months by a
culvert collapse? 3. In which town or city did a gatecrasher end up paying £ 500? 4. The captain of which unusual vessel ‘went down’? 5. Historic L& L boat
George is being restored by which museum? 6. The L& L is becoming part of a new coast-to-coast trail for what? 7. More days but
shorter stays – where? 8. Plans were announced for a new ‘canal quarter’ around which famous structure? 9. A bridge in
Blackburn was unusually decorated with what? 10. In Burnley, Historic L& L short boat Kennet was one of the first craft to use a newly restored what?