Chapel Gate Works by DCC

Rushup Edge – What Next? A joint statement to DCC

We met last night with Keeper of the Peak, Ride Sheffield and key contributors to Peak District MTB’s ongoing campaign to discuss what we do next. We agreed we need to pull together across all user groups right now so we’re putting out this joint statement over the Rushup saga, directed principally at Derbyshire County […]

Rushup Edge

Rushup Edge Works, did the Peak District National Park know about it?

One of the hot topics with regard to the controversial works taking place on Rushup Edge is who was consulted and whether that consultation was adequate. We’re piecing together a lot of evidence suggesting not. There have also been a lot of comments made by officials from organisations like Peak District National Park authority (PDNPA), […]

Rushup Edge

Rushup temporary closure notice

One of our contacts forwarded the following emergency closure notice. It affects Rushup Edge and the trail we have recently been campaigning about. Interestingly the work is due to complete by 23rd November which – considering work is currently halted until the 17th – leaves DCC only 5 working days to complete the works. It […]

rushup edge, mtb , peak district

Help please – Rights of Way Maintenance Data

There has been a whirlwind of activity regarding Rushup Edge over the last week and a half. However we need to keep an eye on the bigger picture which is that Rushup is not the first nor will it be the last in an extensive program of recent trail maintenance. Not all the maintenance has […]

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