Various different bodies have created design documents to help in the creation of effective cycling infrastructure. These include:
Amber Valley Borough Council have kindly sent a letter of support for the Cycleway project.
Roger Geffen, the Campaigns and Policy Director for the CTC, has kindly sent a letter of support for the Cycleway project.
The Derwent valley Cycleway now has a presence on Facebook. Please “like” the Facebook page to be kept up to date with postings.
Cromford-Canal-Recce-I have attached the minutes of the most recent meeting and a map and photographs relevant to the Cromford end of the route. Once again you are asked to contact our Chairman Derek Latham or myself if you have information or assistance you feel might help us make progress with any of the issues raised. The minutes include a link to the report on the Parliamentary Debate on Cycling Strategy which I would encourage you to read.
At the recent Annual Meeting for the Derwent Valley Cycleway working group a question was raised about the progress on extending the Monsal Trail from Bakewell to Matlock that would join with the northern end of the Derwent Valley Cycleway. The Monsal Trail extension was part of the work done by Peak Cycle Links and a summary of the current situation was reported by the Derby Telegraph in August 2014.
This article states that planning permission will be sought imminently and supporters of the Derwent Valley Cycleway are encouraged to comment positively on the Monsal Trail extension as the link is key to meet the overall goals of a well connected network.