Blind Corner made dangerous by the (back garden) Hedge on the corner of Stoke Row Road on this garden - 2 doors north of ours at Sunnycot causes a big hazzard as cars come round this blind corner - often well above the 30mph limit. .
Reported in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 10:50, Tuesday 22 January 2019
Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 5 minutes later
Blind Corner made dangerous by the back garded Hedge on the corner - 2 doors north of ours at Sunnycot causes a big safety (of life) hazzard as cars come round this blind corner - often well above the 30mph limit. I have put up mirrors for us and our disabled neighbour but the hedge is a huge problem. It is now growing into the road. I understood that hedges had to be kept a distance from the road by law. It used to be well back I am told but they have let it grow and grow. There has already been one side-on collision in the past round this corner. We fear for our safety every day. Please advise the course of action to ensure our safety. Thanks Kevin M Thomson
Council ref: ENQ19824180
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 10:55, Tuesday 22 January 2019
Thank you for your report. We have assessed it and found that it does not currently meet the criteria for intervention at this stage as not encroaching onto the road. We will continue to monitor through routine inspections. Thank you.
State changed to: No further action
Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 12:43, Monday 11 February 2019
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