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Dangerous Tree overhanging footpath at 45 degrees

Reported in the Trees category anonymously at 15:14, Mon 1 June 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

This tree has been reported as dangerous on a number of occasions over the last 18 months. It is now angled so low across the footpath that adults have to duck to get underneath it, and there is a real risk that it could injure pedestrians or fall into the neighbouring property. The other trees along this section of path also need to be assessed.

Council ref: ENQ20866546

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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 15:14, Mon 1 June 2020

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    Added the photo taken while dog walking. I think the tree is dead but covered with lots of ivy.

    Posted anonymously at 10:57, Fri 5 June 2020

  • The street light in our close is not working so very dark to walk down down fairacres Road 35 33 31

    Posted anonymously at 10:27, Wed 10 June 2020

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    This tree overhangs my property and is now leaning dangerously across our fence and garden. (It is leaning far more than this time last year.) I have attached photos to show how much of a crown it has, all of which is over our property. I am concerned about the damage and potential injury it could cause if it falls.

    Posted anonymously at 14:11, Tue 16 June 2020

  • Sorry that when I saod our street light was out forgot to say 35 fairacrea road didcot 0x118qg

    Posted anonymously at 14:55, Thu 18 June 2020

  • Many thanks, passed to the relevant officer.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 14:31, Tue 22 December 2020

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