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The Weaver is only navigable from Winsford Bridge to its confluence with the Ship Canal

Runcorn Eights Head
The River Weaver
15th July 2018

The Runcorn Rowing Club will be holding its annual Junior Regatta on Sunday July 15th 2018. 

This event will take place on the River Weaver on the navigation stretch of the river between the Sutton Bridge and just beyond the RRC Clubhouse but before the Mexichem Chlor Works. 

The club expect activity on the river between 0830 and 1730hrs.

There could easily be up to 500 people (spectators and competitors) around on the day, depending on the weather. 

Further information: contact Anne Hignell 07885232500 or


The River Weaver

Runcorn Rowing Club
The Boat House
Cholmondley Road


For further details telephone 07885232500

Please Note: The information regarding this event was correct at the date of publication. Whilst we strive to keep our information up to date, this information can change without notice. Please check with the event before attending.


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