Proposal to reopen Cadishead viaduct

Robert Reader, who occasionally leads rides in this direction, has drawn attention to the possibility of reopening the Cadishead viaduct over the Manchester Ship Canal, providing a cycle route from Timperley to Cadishead. Plans are at an early stage, so don’t hold your breath, but if you want to read more then click here.

The Chestnut Centre at Slackhall is closing

The Chestnut Centre, which is often used as a coffee stop on A rides up Rushup Edge, will be closing permanently at the end of 2017:

Updates on SEMMMS airport link road

Work is progressing on the airport eastern link road from the A6 to the airport. Details of this scheme can be found at: The scheme is reported to be running late and will not now be completed until Spring 2018.

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