Re: Madonna Sues to Close UK Trails

Discussion in 'rec.bicycles.soc' started by Mike Vandeman, May 7, 2004.

  1. On Wed, 05 May 2004 21:19:03 GMT, "G.T." <[email protected]> wrote:

    ..Stephen Baker wrote:
    ..>>Apparently Madonna and Guy Ritchie don't want anybody crossing their
    ..>>estate on public pathways:
    ..> It's a little more complicated than that. What they are objecting ot is not
    ..> the established Bridle Path and Footpath network, but the new Right to Roam
    ..> legislation which would allow anyone to wander over any area of your private
    ..> property that is not actively engaged in farming or other "worthwhile"
    ..> activity.
    ..> This is like someone deciding that your lower 40, if left untended, is
    ..> available for the whole county to use as a park.
    ..It should be.
    ..Property is theft.

    So is tresspassing, hypocrite.


    I am working on creating wildlife habitat that is off-limits to
    humans ("pure habitat"). Want to help? (I spent the previous 8
    years fighting auto dependence and road construction.)