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.

Latest News

***CANCELLED*** Stansted Mountfitchet walk Sunday 18th March ***CANCELLED***

Due to the high risk of overnight snow we have unfortunately decided to cancel Sunday’s walk as it is likely to be very treacherous driving and walking conditions. Please contact Daphne – 01279812259, or Peter – 07941435001 if you have any queries. Apologies for any inconvenience.  … Continue reading

Network Rail Level Crossing Reduction Programme

We have received notice that the above Public Inquiry which was adjourned last October will resume on Tuesday, 25th September 2018. Set out below are the dates and locations that are currently scheduled – the one covering crossings in our area will be held at Novotel, Stansted Airport. Week 1 – 25th to 28th September… Continue reading

April News

News from BSDFA SUNDAY WALKS: all Leaving at 10.00am 5/6 miles ***PLEASE SEE CHANGE OF VENUE** 08 April 8th April Hert+Essex Hospital car park, Cavell Drive, BS Grid Ref: TL499209 P/Code: CM23 5JH, Tel 07722589571 22nd April Albury Parish Hall, The Bourne,Grid Ref: TL441248 P/Code: SG11 2JD, Tel 07914949547 20th May Thremhall Park, Bury Lodge… Continue reading

PUBLIC PATH DIVERSION ORDER – Sawbridgeworth 1 and Thorley 10 and 11

Hertfordshire County Council has issued the following diversion order impacting rights of way between Thorley Church and Thorley Wash Farm. The BSDFA will be responding to this order prior to the deadline of 5th April 2018. If you have any comments that you would like to share with us then please send them via our… Continue reading

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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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