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Derbyshire finally reveals bids for Emergency Active Travel Funds

Derbyshire County Council has finally disclosed details of the bids it made for over £2 million from the government’s Emergency Active Travel Fund, intended to provide quick wins to improve walking and cycling conditions — and it’s good news for Chesterfield at least.

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Closures Cycling Walking Works

Four-week closure of Middlewood Way near Bollington Viaduct begins

Middlewood Way is closed for four weeks just north of Bollington Viaduct as Cheshire East undertake resurfacing and improvement works to the trail, part of NCN Route 55, which runs from Marple to Macclesfield.

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Closures Cycling Walking

Monsal Trail tunnels to close for two weeks essential maintenance

The Peak District National Park has announced two weeks of temporary closures for parts of the Monsal Trail, the former railway line from Bakewell to Millers Dale, near Buxton.

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Proposals Cycling Walking

Public ‘engagement’ opens for Heatons and Romiley Active Neighbourhoods

Two more nearby Bee Network schemes are taking a slow step forward as Stockport launches an interactive comments map for their Heatons and Romiley active neighbourhood schemes, aimed at reducing car dominance to improve walking and cycling.

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Flood-damaged Strines to Roman Lakes bridleway given Flexipave fix

This flood-prone rural bridleway on the very edge of Greater Manchester has just had a second round of major improvement works, extending the Flexipave surface begun in 2018 and fixing the drainage problem at the heart of its woes.