Footpaths Public Enquiry

Published: 08 February 2021

NOTICE OF VIRTUAL PUBLIC LOCAL INQUIRY

Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 Section 53

Notice is hereby given that an Inspector will be appointed by the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs to determine

 

West Berkshire District Council
1. (Pangbourne & Purley-on-Thames, Saltney Mead Public Footpath) Definitive Map Modification Order 2019
and
2. (Purley-on-Thames, Springs Farm Public Footpath) Definitive Map Modification Order 2019

 

and will hold a Virtual Public Local Inquiry

on Monday 15th March 2021 at 10.00am

The effect of the Orders, if confirmed without modifications, will be by adding to it the following sections of public footpath 2.5 metres wide, as shown on the Order plan.

1. Public Footpath Pangbourne 24 running from point C1 (Grid Reference 464569 176892) on the Pangbourne/Purley-on-Thames parish boundary in a generally north-westerly direction for 285 metres to point F (Grid Reference 464341 177060) via points C2 (Grid Reference 464450 176992) and F1 (Grid Reference 464363 177046).
Public Footpath Pangbourne 24a running from point C2 (Grid Reference 464450 176992) in a west-south-westerly direction for 200 metres to point E1 (Grid Reference 464254 176940) and then in a generally north-westerly direction for 64 metres to point E (Grid Reference 464201 176973).
Public Footpath Purley-on-Thames 14 running from point C (Grid Reference 464587 176872) in a generally north-westerly direction for 28 metres to point C1 (Grid Reference 464569 176892) on the Pangbourne/Purley-on-Thames parish boundary.

2. Public Footpath Purley-on-Thames 15 running from point A (Grid Reference 464900 176644) in a generally northerly direction for 168 metres to point A1 (Grid Reference 464871 176810) and then in a generally westerly direction for 358 metres to point B (Grid Reference 464515 176773) via point A2 (Grid Reference 464626 176784)
Public Footpath Purley-on-Thames 15a running from point A2 (Grid Reference 464626 176784) in a north-north-westerly direction for 92 metres to point C (Grid Reference 464588 176868)

Any person wishing to view the statements of case and other documents relating to the Orders may do so by appointment at West Berkshire Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, RG14 5LD. Contact Stuart Higgins at Tel: 01635 503251 or stuart.higgins@westberks.gov.uk. Due to the Covid-19 crisis, you are advised to make contact with the Council in case alternative arrangements need to be made.

Planning Inspectorate Reference: ROW/3231731 & ROW/3231732
Contact point at the Planning Inspectorate:
Clive Richards, Rights of Way Section, Room 3/A, Eagle Wing, Temple Quay House, 2 The Square, Temple Quay, Bristol BS1 6PN.
Tel: 0303 444 5502 Email: clive.richards@planninginspectorate.gov.uk

WB061 DMMO (Saltney Mead)
WB062 DMMO (Springs Farm)