British Heart Foundation lends its voice to our cause

Many of the members of Peak District MTB are keen participants in the British Heart Foundation (BHF) Peak District Ride. We contacted the BHF to better understand if the works currently being undertaken by DCC on the high moorland trails would have any effect upon the event in the future. The response was quite unequivocal: […]

Positive news on Rushup Edge

Rushup Edge – Good News and it’s all down to people power! Peak District MTB (PDMTB) and Ride Sheffield (RS) members have been instrumental in persuading Derbyshire County Council that they must listen to the mountain bike community. On Friday, we were contacted by DCC offering a meeting on December 2nd along with the the […]

A vote of support from Andrew Bingham MP

A huge part of our campaign is forging alliances across user groups, businesses, landowners, authorities and politicians. I’m delighted to report that two of our members had a tremedously positive meeting with parliamentary representative for the High Peak, Andrew Bingham MP. Andrew is a High Peak resident from Chinley and was aware of the Rushup […]

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), […]