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Top Lock

Copthurst Lane, Heapey, nr Chorley

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Opening Times


MondayMidday - 9.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 7.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 9.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 9.00 pm

Meal Times

12 - 2.30, 5 - 8 Mon & Tue
No Service Wed
12 - 2.30, 5 - 8 Thu
12 - 2.30, 5 - 8.30 Fri
10 - 8.30 Sat
10 - 8 Sun


Star (Heineken UK)

About the Pub

A popular canal-side pub comprising a large single room at the top of the Johnsons Hillock locks. Recently refurbished, the pub boasts a smart interior in shades of muted brown and cream - giving it very much a wine bar/bistro feel.

Dogs are made particularly welcome with an external 'Hair of the Dog' bar - serving water through a hand pump!

Regular cask ales

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Small outside area with tables to front of pub.

  • Parking Parking

    Large car park opposite pub.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Dog treats and outside 'water bar'

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Events Events

    Quiz night on a Wednesday.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Thursday nights.

  • WiFi Wifi


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Top Lock

Copthurst Lane, Heapey, nr Chorley

Sat Nav Reference

53.686793, -2.613144


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Nearby Bus Routes (400m)

Stagecoach: 24 (Chorley - Blackburn)


Canalside (Leeds - Liverpool) at Johnson's Hillock

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Top Lock, Heapey 26.8.17

Top Lock

Copthurst Lane, Heapey, nr Chorley

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Quiet Pub
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Events
  • Live Music
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes

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