“You’re just a nuisance”

In a scene which I’m sure many of you will recognise, the walker stated quite loudly to his wife “Look, he’s taken no notice of the signs either. They shouldn’t be on here”. I could have ignored it and ridden on only to vent my frustration online later after a grumpy ride, but it was […]

Some thoughts on Open Access in England

This weekend was the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Pennine Way. As part of a varied programme of celebratory activities Edale Village Hall hosted a talk entitled “The Spirit of Kinder”. In April 1932 over 400 people held a mass trespass over Kinder Scout that is credited as being hugely important in the […]