Decision details

Diversion of Thorner Footpath Nos. 6 and 7 and the Creation of a Footpath Between Thorner 5 and 6

Reference: D54020

Decision Maker: Director of Communities, Housing & Environment

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Natural Environment Manager authorised the City Solicitor:

(a) to make and advertise a Public Path Diversion Order in accordance with Section 119 of the Highways Act 1980, in respect of parts of Thorner Footpath Nos. 6 and 7 shown on the maps attached (Background Document A)
(b) to confirm the Order, subject to there being no objections or in the event of objections which cannot be withdrawn, for the order to be referred to the Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for determination
(c) authorised the City Solicitor to enter into a Public Path Creation Agreement with the landowner in accordance with Section 25 of the Highways Act 1980 to create a public footpath between Thorner Footpath No. 5 and 6 with a width of 2.5 metres as shown on Background Document B.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Claire Tregembo, Principal Definitive Map Officer 0113 37 82875 Email:

Publication date: 22/04/2021

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