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Peak District 4x4 Ban Announced
« on: July 24, 2013, 05:56:21 am »

Peak Park Authority announces ban on 4x4s and trail bikes on The Roych track above Hayfield.
Posted: 23 July 2013
by Jon

The Peak District National Park Authority has announced a permanent exclusion of 4x4s and motorbikes from the Roych, a popular Derbyshire green lane which forms part of the Pennine Bridleway ' to protect,' it says, 'the special qualities of the national park.

The move to ban motorised recreational vehicles under a Traffic Regulation Order (TRO)  - the exclusion does not include wheelchairs or electric disability scooters and Trampers - is the latest move in an ongoing legal chess match between the PDNPA and groups representing 4x4 and trail bike users and should come into force in around four to six weeks time.

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