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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.

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Stockport publishes plans for ‘pop-up’ Heaton Chapel cycle route

Stockport Council has finally shared plans for the borough’s first Emergency Active Travel Fund pop-up cycle route, designed to provide a safe route parallel to the A6, just a few days before works are due to begin on the ground.

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Cycling Walking Works

Canal & River Trust resume delayed ‘winter’ works to Upper Peak Forest Canal

Before a certain global pandemic and nationwide lockdown scuppered everything, the Canal & River Trust had a welcome slate of work to repair some of the worst patches of the Upper Peak Forest Canal between Marple and Disley. Now they’re back.