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Tree and bush growing too large

Reported in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 09:41, Sunday

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 4 minutes later

As previously reported in September 2017 (Council ref: 807992), there is a holly bush that has grown very large and tall, blocking the grass area, and next to it a Silver Birch tree that needs crowning. The Silver Birch tree is bending in high winds and may be at risk to properties or vehicles if it breaks. The holly bush is now causing detrimental issues to our back wall; it is now pushing against it and both trees have created significant damage to the wall that will need to be repaired. Please can this be looked at before further damage or the wall falls down. They are down Savile Way, on the right-hand side as you travel towards the shopping precinct, behind the last property on the corner next to Hunter's Close/Carlton Close; I have attached photos of the damage seen from the garden.

We have been advised that this is council property and therefore are unable to deal with this unless we have permission to do so.

Council ref: ENQ19823588

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:45, Sunday

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