The Bishop’s Stortford & District Footpaths Association is a registered charity (No. 1068733). In 2017 we celebrated sixty years of protecting and promoting the local public Rights of Way network in and around Bishop’s Stortford.

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Bishop’s Stortford South

Hybrid Planning application comprising: (i) A full application for 142 dwellings (class C3) including affordable homes, plus associated accesses, landscaping, open space and infrastructure works (development zone A) , and a north/south primary route; and (ii) An outline application, with all matters reserved except access, for approximately 608 (Class C3) including affordable homes, a care… Continue reading

December News

Hello Everyone – Hope you have a lovely Christmas and a Good New Year OK, Now…. Stansted Please PLEASE will any of you who regularly walk up/down the southern boundary of the Aubrey Buxton Nature Reserve contact me. THIS path is a field and IT IS NOT A PROW (Public Right of Way). The BSDFA… Continue reading

November news

Do have your Boots sorted and ready for our winter walks. ….and Lots of thing Happening Locally: The Network Rail Public Inquiry has resumed. Our area will be covered in week 5 (16thto 19th October) at the Novotel, Stansted Airport. David Glass is planning to attend on behalf of the Essex Ramblers. St Michaels Hurst –… Continue reading

BISHOP’S STORTFORD SOUTH UPDATE

A planning application for 750 homes at Bishop’s Stortford South has been submitted to East Herts District Council (EHDC) by the developer, Countryside Properties. The plans allow for a mix of uses on the site to support a ‘sustainable community’, and currently propose around 750 new homes including affordable housing, land for a secondary school,… Continue reading

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We're always looking for new members and would love to have you onboard, helping us with our worthy cause.

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