The Bishop's Stortford & District Footpaths Association was founded in 1957 to preserve, protect and maintain the public Rights of Way network and rural verges in the Herts and Essex border area around Bishop's Stortford. We are a registered charity No. 1068733.

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150 years of the Open Spaces Society

2015 marks 150 years of the Open Spaces Society – Britain’s oldest national conservation body – and they invite you to help them celebrate this special year.   Follow this link… Continue reading

September Update

Hi there – News from BSDFA WALKS FOR SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 6th September: 5/6 miles 10.00am Hadham Ford. Grid Ref: TL435218. SatNav: SG11 2AX 20th September: 5/6 miles 10.00am BS Tescos C/Pk(Top Left). G/Ref: TL471218. SatNav:CM23 4DD 4th October: 5/6 miles 10.00am Twyford Lock C/Pk Pig Lane. G/Ref: TL493193. SatNav: CM22 7PA 18th October: 5/6 miles 10.00am… Continue reading

Neighbourhood Development Plan‏

Neighbourhood Development Plan The Localism Act introduced statutory neighbourhood planning in England. It enables communities to draw up a neighbourhood plan for their area and is intended to give communities more of a say in the development of their local area by setting out how they would like housing and design, green infrastructure, transport, education,… Continue reading

August Update

BISHOP’S STORTFORD AND DISTRICT FOOTPATH ASSOCIATION (BSDFA) The Bishop’s Stortford & District Footpaths Association was founded in 1957 to preserve, protect and maintain the public Rights of Way network and rural verges in the Herts and Essex border area around Bishop’s Stortford. We are a registered charity No.1068733. In August and there are no planned… Continue reading

Join Us. Walk With Us

Complete our membership form If you would like to help us to preserve, protect and maintain the public Rights of Way network and rural verges in the Herts and Essex.

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

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