The voluntary sector in rights of way and access to the countryside has been active for over 100 years. Without the energy, drive, and far-sightedness of a core of volunteers, founded upon a much wider base of interest, there would have been no Rights of Way Act 1932, no National Parks and Access to … [Read more…]
The Journey for Access 2016 route details and further information booklet is now available. Click the image below to view or download.
Gatescarth Pass in the Lake District sees a lot of rain in almost every year, but the recent trend to ‘extreme weather events’ brings a level of impact that even the sturdiest road cannot resist. In the winter of 2016-16 a significant landslip brought-down tons of soil and loose rock on to the previously repaired … [Read more…]