Decision details

Add a footpath from Church Lane to the A350 Main Road

Decision Maker: Executive Director, Place

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No



(a) The proposal be accepted and an order made to modify the definitive map

and statement of rights of way by adding a footpath from A/B to E as shown
on Drawing T546/21/1; and
(b) If the Order is unopposed, or if all objections are withdrawn, it be confirmed by
the Council.

To view a copy of the Report please see the Definitive Map Modification Order Register

(Decision taken is detailed within the Scheme of Delegation in the Council’s Constitution.)


Reasons for the decision:

a)    The available evidence shows, on balance, that the proposed right of way subsists or is reasonably alleged to subsist;


b)    The evidence shows, on balance, that the route proposed should be recorded as a footpath as described. Accordingly, in the absence of objections the Council can itself confirm the Order without submission to the Planning Inspectorate.


Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Publication date: 23/06/2022

Date of decision: 09/06/2022