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Anger at treatment on greenways

Minister says he will look into what can be done

Members of Tynwald have urged the new Infrastructure Minister to enforce better behaviour on, and treatment of the Island's upland greenways.

Chris Thomas said  there were other priorities but he would be looking at what could be done to control the behaviour of some unsociable users.

He had been told of incidents suffered by, amongst others, MLC Bill Henderson and MHK Joney Faragher:

Meanwhile, former World Enduro Champion and local resident David Knight MBE says the Government should being doing more to make green lanes usable for bikers.

Mr Knight says the hills are a great outlet for recreation which encourages young people to take exercise.

He says he's been subject to attacks by some walkers:

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