One of the central tenets of the society is the protection of Public Rights of Way. Take a look at the Path Watch Blog, see link below. It is written by former PROW officer Andy Leader. It shows clearly the importance of grappling with planning issues to protect PROWs. The Council did try and reopen the BOAT. This resulted in a confrontation involving police cars, tractors and other vehicles driven by the landowner and his supporters.
Click here Path Watch Blog to view the Blog.