Cycle Routes in and around Cat and Fiddle

Cheshire Mountains of Macclesfield

  • 23.6 mi
  • 2993 ft
  • Very Challenging

Blog posts featuring Cat and Fiddle

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Cycling Campaigns Ideas Safety

Cheshire East says it “cannot engineer against motorists who drive inappropriately”

In recent responses to road safety concerns about part of the Cheshire Cycleway, Cheshire East Highways states it “cannot engineer against motorists who choose to drive inappropriately” and that it “cannot prevent motorists choosing alternative routes.” Are these not two key tasks of a responsible local highways authority?

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Closures Access Campaigns Cycling Ideas

Popular Goyt Valley road closed to cycling all summer?

Update: We’re now in September 2021 and the road is… still open. Which has obviously been a relief for many people who walk and cycle up there, but it’s not clear why Derbyshire County Council’s closure notices were so confused on this and why they couldn’t pin down a more certain, shorter set of dates from the start. Derbyshire County Council has authorised a five month closure of the unnamed one-way road from Errwood Hall to Derbyshire Bridge for forestry works. A beloved route for cycling out of the Goyt Valley into the wider Peak District, its closure will potentiallyRead More