Police and rangers tackle off-roaders in Peak District

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Police and Peak Park rangers teamed up to tackle off-road vehicles around Stanage Edge in the Hope Valley.

They carried out extra patrols in the area looking for culprits at Long Causeway.

Sergeant Andy Wordsworth, from the Bakewell Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “We have been teaming up with the Peak Park Ranger Service to carry out Traffic Regulation Order compliance patrols to protect the area from becoming damaged by off road vehicles.

“One of the main reasons for the Traffic Regulation Order is to protect the areas natural beauty.”