Register of claimed rights of way

Pursuant to S.53 (5) wildlife and countryside act 1981​

Swindon Borough Council, as the highway authority, has a duty to maintain and to make available for public inspection, a register of applications made under the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 to add, remove, upgrade, downgrade or realign a public right of way from the Definitive Map and Statement. Such changes to the Definitive Map and Statement can only be made by Definitive Map Modification Orders (DMMO's) in accordance with prescribed legal processes.

Ref. Parish(es) Date of application Applicant details Modification applied for

Order and date  confirmed

Way to be known as Footpath WA44 Wanborough 21 June 2017

Mr John & Mrs Ginny Warr
12 Burycroft    

Add footpath Order made on 24 November 2017, further details can be viewed on the Public Path Orders webpage Footpath
Way to be known as Footpath CN35 Central Swindon North 21 May 2019 Ms J Lewis
4 Elcombe Avenue
Add footpath None  
Way to be known as Footpath HH40 Highworth 15 January 2021 Ramblers 
Wiltshire and Swindon area
c/o 10 Folkestone Road
Add footpath None  

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