Dispute at closure of unsafe tunnel

An “important historic” tunnel that adds “a sense of intrigue” to a walk in Biddulph has been closed after being rendered unsafe.
Staffordshire County Council and Biddulph Town Council are now in dispute as to whether the tunnel, part of public footpath number 29, which runs under a hill and on to Woodhouse Lane, should be permanently closed or repaired.

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