|Spatham Lane - Stocks Farm works||2017-10-08 19:03|
Stocks Farm building works are currently taking place
They have now had all the digging out officially signed off by the County Archaeologist for phase 1.
The levels are being done... [more]|
|Annual General Meeting||2017-10-08 18:58|
The MSABG will be holding its 39th Annual General Meeting on Thursday, 19th October 2017
at Clayton Village Hall, Underhill Lane, Clayton at 7:30 pm.
There will be homemade beef chilli or veget... [more]|
|WARNING TO RIDERS USING THE LONDON ROAD TO PANGDEAN LANE BRIDLEWAY, BURGESS HILL ~ ART TRAIL IN BURGESS HILL ~||2017-10-08 18:55|
There are 4 large art structures displayed along the edge of the bridleway that runs from London Road to Pangdean Lanebridleway. The structure at Pangdean Lane will not be completed until... [more]|
|Barcombe Mills old toll bridge||2017-09-24 19:43|
Barcombe Mills... [more]|
|Stop the Press - Membership offer||2017-09-12 20:45|
There is no better time to become a member of the MSABG, not only do you get discounts in over 20 retailers, but you now get the rest of 2017 and 2018 FREE.
You will not pay anything until January... [more]|
|UPDATE: WESTMESTON 11 BRIDLEWAY||2017-09-12 20:31|
MSABG can advise that Westmeston 11 bridleway is now fully open. The surface is better; please note that there are open drains on both sides... [more]|
|Temporary Bridleway Closure – Westmeston 11c and d South of Meadowsweet Cottage Update 1||2017-08-05 19:18|
We have been advised that the contractor has finished the surfacing repairs on Westmeston 11 Bridleway just south of Meadowsweet Cottage.
This path is now open to walkers only,... [more]|
|Bridleway 3K/Footpath 4K Temporary Bridleway Closure – Between Keymer Road & Oldlands Windmill||2017-08-05 19:17|
|TEMPORARY BRIDLEWAY CLOSURE WESTMESTON 11 C AND D BRIDLEWAY||2017-07-02 19:33|
|Temporary bridleway closure Westmeston 11c (Meadowsweet)||2017-05-07 19:49|
|Permissive Bridleway Falmer-Woodingdean||2017-03-08 17:14|
Because of poor signage the equestrian use of this BW has been questioned by other users.
Through the multi-year efforts of Chris Smith the path has not only been cleared of encroaching vegetation... [more]|
|New Bridleway Recorded in Upper Beeding!||2017-03-08 15:01|
|Ditching works on Old Pinks Lane (BW CR 99) which runs between the A272 and Bishopstone Lane. Ansty||2017-03-08 14:49|
|Shoot Dates - Hundred Acre Lane, Wivelsfield||2016-12-15 18:54|
|Shoot Dates - Streat Lane||2016-12-05 08:25|
|Slaugham BW 19/23 Closure for Works||2016-11-23 10:36|
The BW from Furnace pond to Williams Wood will be closed for works from 22nd November. This current notice is for 3 weeks but longer may be needed.
|Lewes Old Racecourse - BW problems||2016-11-22 10:29|
|Bridleway Plumpton 9 - new surface complete||2016-10-19 10:15|
|Upper Beeding Bridleway 3139 (Downslink, Steyning section) - Closure for works||2016-08-31 15:04|
|Reminder - Don’t miss MSABG’s Book Sale and Afternoon Tea 27th August ||2016-08-19 23:23|
Pick up a novel for your holiday, a story to keep the children quiet or invest it an instructional book to help with those winter ... [more]|
|'Many hands make light work' Bridleway clearance - Streat Lane||2016-08-15 22:30|
‘Many hands make light work’
The weather conditions we experienced this Spring and Summer have been responsible for a growth spurt of all things green! Many bridleways have become choked with... [more]|
|Horsey Book Sale and Cream Tea - Hassocks 27th August 2016||2016-08-11 09:35|
Come and find a Dick Francis for your holiday reading or a training book or two?... [more]|
|Bike ride - 7th August 2016 - Plumpton/Streat/Westmeston etc||2016-08-06 19:07|
Better late than never we warn of a bike ride that will be using Streat Lane, Plumpton Lane, Spatham Lane/Lewes Road, 100 Acre Lane, St Helena Lane, Middleton Common Lane, Underhill Lane and lots... [more]|
|Underhill Lane, Clayton - from 8th Aug 2016 - Construction Traffic||2016-08-06 09:47|
There will be large lorries of spoil being transported from Puck’s Lodge (beside Holt Valley Farm) eastwards to Beacon Road. Contractors will start on Monday 8th August but we have no idea for h... [more]|
|Jubilee Pathway - Fayre on 7th August 2016||2016-07-27 07:55|
On 7th August 2016 there will be a Summer Fayre at Hooks Acre, opposite the Westmeston end of Spatham Lane.
They are expecting hundreds of visitors and all traffic will cross the Jubilee Path he... [more]|
|End of 10-year permissive riding at Beverns Farms||2016-07-24 14:39|
Sadly the 10-year arrangement for permissive riding at Beverns Farms is coming to its end at the end of July 2016. The Natural England stewardship schemes no longer exist and other ‘replacement’... [more]|
|Newtimber 5 - Tree blocking BW||2016-07-24 11:05|
There is a fallen tree blocking bridleway Newtimber 5 as you come down off Wolstenbury Hill past the chalk pits. WSCC have been... [more]|
|BW surface repairs - Plumpton 9 (St Helena Lane)||2016-07-11 11:47|
The long awaited works to Restricted Byway Plumpton 9 (Deans Farm to St Helena Lane) are scheduled to start on 12th July.
The path will be ... [more]|
|Further Bridleway Clearance in Chailey/Barcombe||2016-01-25 08:54|
Further Bridleway Clearance in Chailey/Barcombe
Not deterred by the overnight snow on 17th January, a small group of MSABG members gave the blackthorn hedging a... [more]|
|Jack and Jill Update 10th Dec 2015||2016-01-12 13:59|
Jack and Jill Update 10th Dec 2015
The contractors have finally moved the barriers that have been in place during while they have been moving the disabled car parking! It looks as though t... [more]|
|Lewes 52 – a new bridleway designated||2016-01-12 13:54|
Lewes 52 – a new bridleway
The new BW is on a route that was the first official cycle route in Lewes, from the Stanley Turner Sports Ground, Kingston to Southover High Street. It is o... [more]|
|Bridleway St John (Without) 8 (Spooners Farm) off Chiltington Lane, East Chiltington||2016-01-12 13:28|
Spooners Farm Clearance
November 29th 2015
By Jayne Block
On the last blustery Sunday of November, eleven ladies descended on the Spooners Farm Bridle Path in East Chiltingto... [more]|
|Don't Lose Your Way||2015-12-04 13:09|
2026 might seem light years away but the process for recording a bridleway has been know to take as long as 13 years!
Your help NOW could make all the difference as you will see from the attached MS... [more]|
|Jack & Jill car park update||2015-10-16 15:19|
MSDC say today that the signs, which are to be erected to prevent parking in the front portion of the car park, have been ordered and are currently being carved! They are expected to be another thr... [more]|
|Pyecombe 4 Update 23rd September 2015||2015-09-29 12:21|
Update 23 rd September 2015 - Works have now been completed and the path re opened.... [more]|
|Henfield 3513 Update 22nd September 2015 ||2015-09-29 12:19|
Henfield 3513 Update 22nd September 2015 - Works on the section from Hollands Lane south to the gate at the 'chicane' have now been completed and the path open for use. Major low hanging trees... [more]|
|Update 10.8.15, parking at the Jack and Jill Windmills, Clayton||2015-09-10 15:59|
Update 10th August 2015 - MSDC say today that it was not their intention that only horse boxes (not trailers) could park at the Jack and Jill (contrary to what is on the National Trails) http:/... [more]|
|Annual General Meeting, our Guest Speaker will be William Reddaway||2015-09-10 08:00|
On the evening of Thursday, 22nd October 2015 at Clayton Village Hall.
Our Guest Speaker will be William Reddaway on his epic 2,500 mile, Ride Round England – 7 months on the road with Stride... [more]|
|Jack and Jill car park at Clayton||2015-09-10 07:53|
A height barrier has been erected at the Jack and Jill car park at Clayton which is managed by MSDC. They say that the area outside of the barrier is for horse box parking and will be erecting signs... [more]|
| B/Way 16BH - Oak Hall Park to Keymer Road section (new date)||2015-08-25 11:05|
Temporary Bridleway Closure
BURGESS HILL Public Bridleway 16BH -
Oak Hall Park to Keymer Road section
Please be advised the start date for the planned works is now
1st September 2015 (an... [more]|
|Horsted Keynes: Public Rights of Way Routine Maintenance||2015-08-21 16:18|
Routine Maintenance inspection will shortly be taking place in Lindfield and Horsted Keynes parishes, after which any maintenance needed will be prioritised. If anyone is aware of a problem on the... [more]|
|HENFIELD Public Bridleway 3513 (part) - Temporary Closure Notice||2015-08-17 15:46|
HENFIELD Public Bridleway 3513 (part) - Temporary Closure Notice
I attach, for your information, a copy of the Temporary Closure Notice in respect of Bridleway 3513. T... [more]|
|Heart of Sussex Sponsored Ride Sunday 6th September||2015-08-17 12:10|
Heart of Sussex Sponsored Horse Ride
Sunday 6th September 2015 - Plumpton Green
Why not come and bring your horse and take part in a super sponsored ride which is raising funds... [more]|
|Sussex Equine Rangers - join the fight against rural crime (update 3rd August)||2015-07-27 12:41|
Sussex Police are looking for volunteers, see attached.
Update 3rd August - Sussex Police have extended the area in which the Equine Ranges will operate to all Mid Sussex parishes... [more]|
|Upper Beeding, bridleway nos. 2747 (part) - Temporary Closure Notice - update 10.8.15||2015-07-27 12:30|
UPPER BEEDING: PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY NO. 2747 (Part) - Temporary Closure Notice The closure is necessary to protect public safety whilst clearance and surfacing works are undertaken. Unfortunately there... [more]|
|Wivelsfield Bridleway 24 - Surface repair||2015-07-24 16:00|
Wivelsfield Bridleway 24 which goes from 100 Acre Lane to South Road is shut from 14th July till 23rd July for resurfacing in the wooded area nearest the 100 Acre Lane end. The other end going onto... [more]|
|Pyecombe 4 bridlepath closure (update 3rd August)||2015-07-13 12:10|
Pyecombe 4 Bridleway Works - July 2015
Update 3rd August - Contractors arrived on schedule today! They are expected to take 2 -3 weeks BUT THE PATH WILL REMAIN CLOSED FOR A FURTHER 2-3 WEE... [more]|
|BHS Training course - Restoring the record of lost ways across England||2015-07-07 07:01|
BHS Training course - Restoring the record of lost ways across England
The next training day is:
Saturday 11 July 2015 – The Town Hall, 40 Boltro Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1BA
|LOWER BEEDING & SLAUGHAM- temporary closure of bridleways (part)||2015-06-19 16:13|
LOWER BEEDING. Public Bridleway 1735 (part) ..temporary closure from June 8th
SLAUGHAM: Public Bridleway 19s (part)..temporary closure from June 8th
The closure is necessary du... [more]|
|NEEDED - Website administrator for Bridleway Reports on MSABG website||2015-06-10 12:38|
NEEDED - Website administrator for Bridleway Reports on MSABG website
Our current Bridleway Report Administrator has moved out of MSABG’s area and we are in need of someone new!
Could you ... [more]|
|TACK SALE Friday 12th June 2015||2015-05-29 16:11|
MSABG are holding a Tack Sale at Holmsted Manor, The Coach House,
Staplefield Road, Cuckfield.
See attached flyer for details, and come along, the last sale was a great success. Ta... [more]|
|RB Shoreham 3141 (Slonk Hill) proposed surface improvements: problems arising, details attached||2015-03-25 13:07|
RB Shoreham 3141 (Slonk Hill) proposed surface improvements
RB3141 - Shoreham
WSCC were hoping to do these improvements last summer but were foiled by time and weather issues.
Two sections are to ... [more]|
|80HU Pangdean Lane, Hurstpierpoint||2015-03-24 13:17|
80HU Pangdean Lane Hurstpierpoint : WSCC have finally cut down the overhanging tree on the bridge. Also, MSDC have cleared the entrance at Malthouse Lane end of this... [more]|
|Sussex Yeomanry||2015-03-10 13:18|
Mounted Skill at arms/tentpegging – taught and displayed by the... [more]|
|Widening and surfacing works completed on Ansty BW CR61||2015-02-23 16:24|
CR61 Closure notice erected
BEFORE AND AFTER
|24th Feb - Green Circle Bridleway Works||2015-02-20 08:27|
Warning! Works using machinery (including tractor) will be undertaken on 24th February along the main bridleway that runs parallel to Jane Murray Way and also a short section of bridleway to the sou... [more]|
|2015 updated lists||2015-02-06 16:44|
The 2015 Area Reps and Officers and Committee, and Discount Retails list are now available on our website. Members can contact area reps for help and there is a new, bigger list of retailers who... [more]|
|New Bridleway in Slaugham||2015-01-19 13:31|
What a lovely Christmas present for local riders in the Warninglid/Slaugham/Handcross area!
|ESCC Rights of Way Survey - have your say now||2014-12-19 13:36|
"There is a consultation being conducted about the Rights of Way in East Sussex.
All who ride in East Sussex should respond to ESCC’s Rights of Way survey at https://consultatio... [more]|
|Ability to ride across A2300 at Goddards Green/Hickstead threatened||2014-12-04 15:12|
WEST SUSSEX - DO YOU RIDE NEAR THE A2300
(Burgess Hill/Hickstead/Goddards Green areas)?
Dualing of the A2300 between Hickste... [more]|
|Act Now to Get New Bridleway North of Burgess Hill||2014-12-04 15:05|
THE BURGESS HILL NORTHERN ARC DEVELOPMENTS (draft plan) for housing to be built north of Burgess Hill shows an extension to the Green Circle, Burgess Hill ... [more]|
|The Burgess Hill Northern Arc Developments (draft plan)||2014-12-01 20:55|
THE BURGESS HILL NORTHERN ARC DEVELOPMENT QUESTIONNAIRE
The Burgess Hill Northern Arc Developments (draft plan) are looking to extend the Green Circle at Burgess Hill to the north of the ... [more]|
|Shoots near to Streat Bridleway 22 (Streat Lane to Wapple Way)||2014-11-24 14:34|
Shoots near to Streat Bridleway 22
Shooting dates are planned for:
Monday, 8th,15th and 22nd December 2014
Tuesday, 30th December 2014
Saturday, 10th, 24th and 31st January 2015
Saturday, ... [more]|
|The Hunderd Acre Shoot||2014-11-13 14:37|
The Hundred Acre Shoot
Shooting dates at 16th October are planned for :
Saturday 25th October 2014
Saturday 8th November 2014
Saturday 22nd November 2014
Saturday 6th December... [more]|
|Northern Arc Development in Burgess Hill||2014-11-13 12:59|
ATTENTION: RIDERS PLEASE BE AWARE
There is an exhibition of the plans for the Northern Arc Development in Burgess Hill. Please go along and make sure that your horses and riding routes are catered... [more]|
|MSABG’s Annual Meeting 16th October 2014||2014-09-23 19:54|
MSABG’s Annual Meeting 16th October 2014
Remember our AGM & Dinner on 16th October!
Have you told us if you will be coming?
As last year we kick off with a delicious home made supper ... [more]|
|Do you ride on or near any golf courses?||2014-08-31 19:59|
Do you ride on or near any golf courses?
The BHS are collecting information about golf courses which have equestrian routes (BWs, RBs, BOATS, Unclassified Roads or Permissive routes) running... [more]|
|Patcham - new bridleway between Stanmer Park and A23||2014-08-30 07:03|
Brighton and Hove City Council have included a new bridleway route within their Patcham Open Access Scheme between Stanmer Park and the A23.
A totally new, long east-west bridleway is provided.
|West Hoathly, Top Road Bridleway, Surface and Widening Works ||2014-07-17 15:24|
Bridleway West Hoathly 43, which runs northward from Top Road, is currently closed for works until 31st July.
The bridleway has historically been very narrow will always be a narrow route due... [more]|
|Downs Link at Bramber - New, Safe, Road Crossing ||2014-07-17 15:16|
An additional route for the Downs Link crossing of the A283 at Bramber is to be provided. The fast traffic and poor sightlines of the existing road crossing has proved difficult for many users, ... [more]|
|Egrets Way - Phase 2 Official Opening||2014-07-05 15:53|
The second phase of the Egrets Way, between Southease and Rodmell, was officially opened on 7th June 2014!
The grand ribbon cutting ceremony was a somewhat da... [more]|
|Ditchling Common Permissive Path||2014-07-04 20:36|
Noticing what’s happening on your bridleways is a huge part of what MSABG is about.
Local Rep, Sue Coote, noticed kissing gates being erected as part of the fencing/grazing initiative... [more]|
|Bridleway Pyecombe 7, North of Chantry Barn||2014-06-19 20:42|
Bridleway Pyecombe 7 – more surface improvements!
Bridleway Pycombe 7 (North from Pycombe Street) will be temporarily closed for much needed surface improvement work between Chantry Bar... [more]|
|Pyecombe - New Bridleway Surface on Py7 and Py14||2014-04-11 19:54|
Pyecombe - New Bridleway Surface on Py7 and Py14 Short but good new stretches of surface work have been done on the Pyecombe Street Bridleway and the South Downs Way behind Brendon Stu... [more]|
|Sunset Lane - Repairs (BW Burgess Hill 16 from Keymer Road to Oak Hall Park)||2014-03-23 19:01|
Burgess Hill Town Council tell us that work to upgrade the surface of Footpath 17 that runs up from the railway station car park and joins B/W’s 16/18w... [more]|
|Clayton 17 Bridleway Improvement Works||2014-02-18 14:12|
Bridleway Clayton 17 will be closed for surface improvement works from 3rd March for 6 weeks.
The bridleway is the left hand branch where the bridleways f... [more]|
|Catslands Lane Bridleway Clearance||2014-01-28 23:27|
‘We always used to do a post-Christmas bridleway clearance’ was the casual comment by MSABG Clearance Officer, Sue Coote that sparked us into act... [more]|
|New Bridleway Celebrated in Burgess Hill||2014-01-28 23:18|
A milestone in the life of the Green Crescent paths was reached on the 8th January when the formal dedication of around 2 miles of new Statutory... [more]|
|Wootton Farm Public Inquiry Decision||2013-10-22 16:40|
Summary: Order not Confirmed
The Order for upgrade of this track from FP to BW was not confirmed by the Public Inspector who conducted the Inquiry which started on 24/25 April and wa... [more]|
|A23 Equestrian Underpass at Handcross Begins to Take Shape||2013-08-16 16:06|
This mid-August photo shows the foundations for the western half of the equestrian subway which will allow horse access under the carriageways.