Decision details

Creation Agreement and Diversion Orders for Paths Morley Path Nos. 75 and 112 and Creation Order for new bridleway on route of Morley Footpath No. 113

Reference: D48478

Decision Maker: Director of Communities and Environment

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Natural Environment Manager authorised the City Solicitor:

a) to enter into a Public Path Creation Agreement with the landowner in accordance with Section 25 of the Highways Act 1980 to upgrade the whole of Morley Public Footpath No. 112, and part of Morley Public Footpath 75 to bridleway, shown A-B and C-D on the applicants “Plan 2” (Background Document A); and to create a new public bridleway, with a width of three metres, between points E and F on Plan 2
b) to make and advertise a Public Path Diversion Order in accordance with Section 257 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, in respect of a bridleway shown on the applicant’s “Plan 3”, (Background Document B), and to include three lengths of new public footpath linking to New Lane, as shown in Background Document C,
c) to make and advertise a Public Path Creation Order in accordance with Section 26 of the Highways Act 1980 to create a public bridleway between the rear of 102 New Lane and Morley Public Bridleway 145, between Points G and H to a width of 3 metres shown on Plan 2 in Background Document A, and as shown in detail on the revised layout in Background Document C),
d) to confirm the Orders, subject to there being no objections or in the event of objections which cannot be withdrawn, for the relevant order or orders to be referred to the Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs for determination.

Wards Affected: Ardsley and Robin Hood;

Contact: Claire Tregembo, Principal Definitive Map Officer 0113 3782875 Email:

Publication date: 12/03/2019

Date of decision: 12/03/2019

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