Footpath Impassable? Call Katie – Shaftesbury’s New Footpaths Officer

More of us have discovered walking recently. Nuffield Health estimates that 3 in 10 people have added this outdoor activity to their list of pastimes since the start of the pandemic.

And if you get fed up when you have to retrace your steps because of a blocked path, Katie can help! Shaftesbury Town Council has just appointed Katie Petre-Mears as the voluntary rights of way officer.

As a keen runner, she frequently faces impassable paths. Katie wanted to make a difference, rather than moan.

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