Cave Dale: DCC responses, agrees to halt, Petition over 800

Proposed work on Cave Dale has been halted until further plans and consultation are done, thanks to Peak District MTB and our followers. Following action taken on Pin Dale by Derbyshire County Council (DCC) and following a week of emails, late on Friday DCC agreed to pause activity. On Friday morning we pushed for more […]

Pin Dale, DCC and the elusive plans for Cave Dale?

As many mountain bikers take the opportunity to ride Cave Dale before an unknown amount of maintenance work by Derbyshire County Council (DCC) commences and just over a week on from their halting work on Pin Dale, we try to work out what lies ahead. Firstly, we understand DCC have been given approval and started […]

Pin Dale : Derbyshire County Council responds, halts work

Following our short but intense campaign calling for a halt to Derbyshire County Council’s surfacing work on Pin Dale and properly qualified assessment of the materials used, Derbyshire County Council (DCC) have responded as follows: “Before work started we consulted and agreed with the Peak Park, Natural England and Historic England that a specific locally-sourced […]