Eastern Moors update

Tom riding Sheepskulls. Proof that riders can police themselves....

Hold the front page!  Meeting both interesting and informative shock!!

Sorry, couldn’t resist, because it’s not often I can say that about a meeting discussing access and conservation.  However, having been involved in the consultation process for the Eastern Moors from the start, I can only say it has been a pleasure throughout.  The new management team’s inclusive attitude has been refreshing and mountain biking has been accorded equal treatment with all the other user groups.  The National Trust/RSPB set out with the intention of creating an examplary model of how conservation and access could coexist and I just hope other conservation bodies take note because so far, the results exceed expectations. Continue reading