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Overgrown hedge interfering with my right to light and tv aeriel.

Reported in the Grass and Hedges category anonymously at 19:22, Sunday 21 June 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Wish to remove growth from hedge and trees on road which is interfering with use of my property and light. Hedge line on Summerfield rise bordering 1 Spencer close. Previously complained and no action taken. In excess of 2 years.

Council ref: ENQ20868434

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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 19:23, Sunday 21 June 2020

  • Thank you for your report.County Council funds for tree management are limited to health and safety works. There are no statutory or common law rights to light for a private landowner as relates to the presence of trees. The Council is neither obliged by Law, nor will it carry out, works solely to alleviate interference with TV or satellite signal disruption. It maybe that your satellite provider will be able to suggest an alternative solution to the problem, for example relocating the dish or means to boost the signal

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 09:26, Wednesday 22 July 2020

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