Aylesbury Canal Society

Laundrette List

Much acclaimed and much used, being continually updated. Many boaters won’t boat without it, regular mentions in ‘Waterways World’, N.A.B.O. newsletter and others ensure it is a steady seller.

‘2017 Edition now available’

Copies are available at a cost of £4.50 (including postage to UK addresses)

  • From the Welcome Boat in Aylesbury Basin
  • IWA Sales at www.iwashop.com
  • Or by post from:

IWA Sales,
Island House,
Moor Road,

Tel. 01494 783453

Cheques for £4.50 payable to IWA Sales.

If you have any information on new laundrettes opening or one that may have closed please let us know so we can keep the list up to date as possible.

Please email your information to: laundrettelist@aylesburycanal.org.uk

Updates 2017



Grand Union Canal, Aylesbury Arm.

 (4) Town Basin. The Laundry Hub at Walton Court Centre, Hannon Road, Aylesbury, HP21 8TJ offers a free collection & delivery service – too far to walk. Tel 01296 706398 or 07553 953458. Open daily 0800-2000. SW, ironing & dry cleaning. 17


LANCASTER – Stonewall laundry is now closed but please see below for alternatives.

Lancaster Canal.

(1) From Visitor Mooring by Bridge 99, cross footbridge & turn left along Aldcliffe Rd, pass B&Q to Quays Fish & Chips at junc with Portland St & Carr House Lane. About 200yds. Aldcliffe Rd L is behind Quays with entrance on left side of Carr House Lane. L is owned and run by Quays Fish & Chips at 1 Aldcliffe Place LA1 1SS. Tel 01524 62487. Open until 2015. 17

(2) From Visitor Mooring by Bridge 99, cross Penny St Bridge & continue along Penny St, which becomes Kings St (A6). Lancaster City Laundry is at 10 King St, LA1 1JN between Crows Hotel & Waterstones. About 10 mins. Tel 01524 555891. SW only from £7 (17). Cash only. Open Mon-Fri 0800-1800 & Sat 0800-1600. 17



Leeds & Liverpool Canal.

(1) From CRT moorings, walk up the Wigan Flight to lock 83 or moor below Lock 83. Follow the line of the footbridge at the foot of this lock, westwards along Leigh St. Turn right into Darlington St (A577) & left into St Patrick’s Way, which becomes Wellington St & right into Scholes (B5238). Trissy Laundry Zone is at 125 Scholes Precinct, WN1 3SD on the right just before the Indian Lounge. 20mins.Tel 01942 745946. Open Mon-Fri 0830-1730, Sat 0900-1700 & Sun 1000-1600.Useful shops. Fully staffed. SS & SW. Delivery & collection service.17

(2) From Bridge 50/Seven Stars Bridge, cross the canal & take Wallgate (A49) towards Town Centre/Railway Station. Turn left into Miry lane, right into Prescott St, left into Gidlow Lane & left into Park St (B5375). The Wigan Laundry Company is on the left at 89 Park Rd, WN6 7HA. About 30 mins. Tel 01942 745944. Open Mon-Fri 0830-2000, Sat 0900-1700 & Sun 1000-1600. Fully staffed. SS & SW. Delivery & collection service.17

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