We are Liam and Kerry, and along with Tommy the Patterdale Terrier, deliver coal, smokeless fuels, diesel and other boating consumables along the Bridgewater Canal.

We have been operating under the name of Longford Canal Services since September 2010, and since this time we’ve grown and continue to do so, to a thriving business serving the canal and canal-side properties with our goods.

Operating throughout the year, and if unable to get to you due to stoppages or being frozen in will endeavour to deliver your order by road.

We can also carry out unattended deliveries as we accept debit and credit card payments in person and over the phone. Payment by cash, cheque and BACS is also avavailable.

To find out where we are and where we’ll be over the next week or so please get in touch.

To contact us please telephone
07748 958303
Ariel - Longford Canal Services, Coal, Smokeless Fuels and Diesel on the Bridgewater Canal


News & Updates

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We made it 😀
It took a long time and a few run ups but Ariel battled through the ice like a champion.
These photos were taken by Mike Metcalfe. Thanks Mike!
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After a hectic day of road deliveries yesterday we're now back on the move, delivering to Preston Brook and Runcorn.
The ice on the Runcorn arm is still 3 inch thick in places so please bear with us, as it's slow going!
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The Beast From The East scuppered our usual delivery run, so today we've been preparing for carrying out road deliveries between Worsley and Walton tomorrow (Friday).

Normal boat service will hopefully resume on Saturday, when we make a break for Preston Brook and Runcorn.
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Happy Lunar New Year!
Today is the beginning of the year of the dog, and we've just sat down after a busy day delivering from Sale to Walton.
Tomorrow we'll be delivering through Preston Brook to Runcorn with our usual on board.
Call or text on 07748958303 to book your order 🙂
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