Tag Archives: highways act 1980

Kilvey Hill: update

The Kilvey SOUL (Save Our Unclassified Lanes) efforts to keep their unclaimed highways as restricted byways (for horse-riding and driving, cyclists and pedestrians as used – see September 30th and April 12th) accessible to all, including disabled and limited users, … Continue reading

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Inspecting footpaths: a rail crossing extinguishment Order near Brynna FP 38

Open Spaces Society’s Local Correspondents are sent all Orders made on rights of way, and this is my first rail crossing order.  It is to extinguish a short footpath of over 70 metres which crosses the main Cardiff-Swansea railway line … Continue reading

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Inspecting footpaths: diversion order for FP 9 in Porth

Last July, I visited Porth to see a proposed diversion of a footpath and comment on behalf of Open Spaces Society.  The “footpath” was in a sorry state, totally blocked where it crossed a former car sales place between the … Continue reading

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Update: dog-walkers disappointed in RCT’s action under Highways Act Section 130

Dog-walking friends were pleased that the council agreed to remove obstructions to Footpath 97 under a Highways Act 1980 Section 130 Form.  They commented that we need a traffic free route up the Garth mountain, and they went out on … Continue reading

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