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Kilvey Hill and the long haul

I haven’t forgotten Kilvey Hill (previous blogs on April 21st 2012, September 30th 2012, April 25th 2013, October 4th 2013), and the higher rights to be claimed on the lanes – especially Windmill Way and Reservoir Way.  I recently met … Continue reading

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Kilvey Hill and a chance to dedicate restricted byways

This is sad, of raised and then dashed expectations: it also has a silver lining of new beginnings. As previously documented (here on 25th April 2013, 14th December 2012, 30th September 2012 and 21st April 2012) and on Kilvey SOUL … Continue reading

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Return to Kilvey Hill: getting the bigger picture

Last Monday I went back to Kilvey Hill with Kate Ashbrook, Open Spaces Society‘s General Secretary (whose blog complementing this is at http://campaignerkate.wordpress.com/2013/04/23/kilvey-hills-culture/).  OSS members Richard and Amanda had organised a tour of the hill, beginning with meeting Macsen, Richard’s … Continue reading

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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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Update: Kilvey Hill Inquiry and support for objectors

On April 21st, I wrote a post about Kilvey Hill, Swansea.  Unusually, local residents had opposed a creation order for footpaths.  Once objections were understood, Open Spaces Society supported the objectors.  Many restricted byways were omitted from the orders, threatening … Continue reading

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Kilvey Hill, Swansea: council path creation order is not enough

Kilvey Hill, on the east of Swansea, has been used by generations of people from the terraces and estates around.  Unusually, as I found out when invited as nearest Open Spaces Society representative, the network of lanes and tracks have … Continue reading

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