Shaftesbury Councillors Recognise Benefits Of Proposed Littledown E-Bike Track – Semley Opposes Plan

A decision on the Shaftesbury e-bike circuit is expected soon.

The proposal for a racetrack at Littledown made by West Melbury businessman David Fear has prompted a mixed reaction. Some Shaftesbury town councillors liked the project and could see the benefits, particularly for younger residents.

The proposed e-bike racing site in Littledown

The Town Council is not objecting, but it’s a different story from the Wiltshire side of the border, with both Semley and Donhead St Mary Parish Councils, Wiltshire Wildlife Trust and several locals opposing the plans.