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.

Latest News

Letter from Mark Prisk, Hertford and Bishop’s Stortford MP

Bishop’s Stortford Town Council The Old Monastery, Windhill Bishop’s Stortford, Herts, CM23 2ND Switchboard: 01279 715000 Fax: 01279 715006 Chief Executive James Parker Network Rail, RE: Proposed Closure of six of Bishop’s Stortford railway crossings I am writing to you on behalf of Bishop’s Stortford Town Council’s Planning and Development committee with regards to… Continue reading

October update

Hello Everyone Well, we are now into October and only two and a bit months to Christmas! During these months all sorts of weather are possible including a bit of snow and frost. On Holcombe beach only a few years back towards the end of November, I was walking across to Wells with friends and… Continue reading

The launch of the ‘Parks and Beyond’ circular walks in Bishop’s Stortford

Countryside Management Service (CMS) working in partnership with East Herts Council has recently completed the ‘Parks and Beyond’ Project in Bishop’s Stortford. The ‘Parks and Beyond’ circular walks link together five East Herts Council managed open spaces – Thorley Wedge, Southern Country Park, Northern Parkland, Bishop’s Park and The Firs. Local volunteers have helped to… Continue reading

AGM 2017

Next years AGM will be held on Saturday 18th March at 2pm in Bishops Stortford Museum , the 60th anniversary of the association. This is the date it was founded in 1957 and there will with a display covering it’s sixty year history. On the following day it is planned to have a one of 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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