Derbyshire County Council response to Rushup wash-out

Last week we reported on the poor state of the recent Rushup repairs following the end of April rain. What we predicted would happen happened, as you can see in the photos here. Derbyshire County Council (DCC) have since been in touch wishing to respond to our article. In summary they claim that the repairs […]

Rushup: Trial by Water (30th April)

Derbyshire County Council commenced work on Rushup Edge byway in 2014. (Also known as Chapelgate or Chapel-en-le-Frith Byway Open to All Traffic 144.) You can see all our articles on the subject, here. Following the rain over the weekend, which was heavy at times, but nothing unusual. There has been a noticeable affect on DCC’s […]

Project 2026 – So you want to upgrade a footpath to a bridleway?

We have been promoting the Project 2026 activity at Peak District MTB to ensure that we don’t lose any Rights of Way and that routes are upgraded (and protected) based on physical and historical information. The BHS promoted website shows routes that have been identified by users that they think should be upgraded to Public […]

Lyme’s Cycle Access Update

Our friends over at Lyme have been busy building the new trails and it’s all going really well. Graham Clark from the National Trust says: “…a huge ‘thank you’ to everyone who has come along to one of the ‘dig days’. The trail is looking really good, and the next couple of dig days will move […]

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