Wednesday 22nd April 2015
In case of emergency arm bands

We are asking members to wear these arm bands or their own alternatives when taking part in ridden activities with BBA.  This is so that we always have emergency contact details to hand in case of an accident.  The arm bands are small, florescent elasticated cases which just hold a card which gives the relevant […]

Monday 30th March 2015
Footpaths upgraded to bridlepaths at Arclid

Footpaths 6 and 7 are now officially Bridleways 10 and 11 respectively. The effect of the order, as confirmed without modification, is to modify the definitive map and statement for the area by adding: Public Footpath No.6, Parish of Arclid, commencing at its junction with Public Footpath no. 7, Arclid at OS grid reference SJ […]

Tuesday 13th January 2015
Information regarding two footpaths being upgraded to bridlepaths in Higher Hurdsfield

The Cheshire East Borough Council Definitive Map and Statement (Upgrading of Public Footpath No 9 (part) to Bridleway and addition of Public Bridleway No 12, Parish of Higher Hurdsfield and addition of Public Bridleway No 98, Parish of Macclesfield) Modification Order 2013 Following a Public Hearing on 9th September 2014 an Inspector appointed by the […]

Saturday 20th September 2014
A reminder on what to do if you have an issue with a right of way

If you have a minor issue with a right of way (first make sure it has bridleway status), it will probably be sufficient to contact Cheshire East or Cheshire West Rights of Way department, both of which have contact details on their websites.  Minor issues such as damaged gates will usually be dealt with quite […]

Wednesday 12th February 2014
Revised constitution – please take time to read this item

THE CHESHIRE/STAFFORDSHIRE BORDER BRIDLEWAY ASSOCIATION CONSTITUTION Name 1 The name of the Association is the Cheshire/Staffordshire Border Bridleway Association (“the Association”). Objects 2 The objects of the Association are to: procure, enhance and protect potential and existing bridleways, byways and other ways useable by horse riders; procure, enhance and protect the rights of all horse […]

Thursday 30th January 2014
BBA purchasing gate for bridleway

As discussed at recent meeting we are now in the process of paying for a gate for Bridleway 1 Leekfrith.  The donation will be for the sum of £260 and we hope that some of our members will have pleasure in using it for years to come.

Wednesday 3rd October 2012
A useful publication for research into possible bridleways

Rights of Way: Restoring the Record Want to check historic rights on a track but don’t know where to start? Need to find extra evidence before a public inquiry? Worried about your first visit to an archive office? Experienced, but just want to check which Act authorised which activities? Then you need Rights of Way: Restoring […]

Thursday 12th January 2012
Cheshire East – Ride Maps

Heritage Loop