Help Save The Peak District

by BMC The BMC is urging everyone who wants to help save the Peak District to attend the final day of the Backdale Quarry public inquiry. Could this be the future view from Calver if quarrying is allowed to continue? CLICK HERE TO SEE IMAGE The public inquiry will come to a close on Wednesday 27 February. Final submissions will be heard and although third parties are not officially permitted to speak out at the inquiry, it is extremely important for as many people as possible to turn up in support of the Peak District´s natural environment. How can you help? Attend the final day of the public inquiry When: Wednesday 27 February, 9.30am Where: Calver Village Hall, Main St, Calver (off the A623 between Baslow and Stoney Middleton)You can also petition the prime minister´s office to stop the destruction CLICK HERE It is a quick and easy process, just done it myself (Mick Ryan). There are at the moment 369 signatures. Please help by signing this petition. For the latest news from the inquiryCLICK HERE (BMC site) Further infomation regarding the issue is on the Save Longstone Edge Group website CLICK HERE ( For further information please contact BMC Access & Conservation Officer, Guy Keating (tel 0161 438 3309 or email The mock up picture of potential change in landscape is by the Save Longstone Edge Group (SLEG). ( Source: BMC )