Parish Council Pushing For A Melbury To Shaftesbury Footpath

At the moment, it’s hard for pedestrians to reach Shaftesbury from Melbury Abbas without using busy roads. The parish’s draft Neighbourhood Plan encourages efforts to find new walking routes.

Parish council chairman William Keneally told Wednesday’s meeting that he is committed to finding a new way to walk to Shaftsbury. William tells Alfred about some of the hurdles his team need to overcome