Bridge the Downs Link campaign launched to make Rudgwick A281 crossing safe

The Bridge the Downs Link campaign has now officially launched. This grassroots campaign was formed following the death of a cyclist on the Downs Link at the notorious Rudgwick A281 crossing. The cycle forum is proud to support this initiative, along with Rudgwick Parish Council, the Rudgwick Preservation Society, the British Horse Society, the West […]

Council’s response to the Coroner falls short of confirming they will act to make Downs Link crossing safe

For over ten years local residents and representatives of the different user groups have highlighted the dangers of the Downs Link crossing of the A281 near Rudgwick. The former railway bridge across the road was dismantled in the 1960s and ever since the Downs Link was opened in the 1980s users have had to take […]

Bridge the Downs Link

The Downs Link is a 37 mile largely off-road path for walkers, cyclists and horse riders between Guildford in Surrey and Shoreham-by-Sea in West Sussex. The route follows two disused railway lines and links the South Downs Way to the North Downs Way as well as connecting to a wider network of paths between the […]