Burden on local taxpayers

Long Causeway (Stanage Edge) has been repaired by DCC at considerable cost. It had on it a temporary TRO from the county council banning vehicles while the work was being done. Now the 4x4s and trail bikes are back and the damage will start all over again. Hardly a good use of public funds. And that’s not all. Despite Long Causeway having on it a legal right of way for horses, riders still can’t use it because the specification for the repairs failed to take this right of way into account. The estimated cost for repairing just eight of the most damaged routes in the Peak District is now