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Ragwort

Reported via desktop in the Grass and Hedges category by Charotte Rose at 15:00, Tuesday 19 October 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

There was a lot of ragwort growing on this verge adjacent to my horses fields. I reported it in the summer explaining it needed cutting down before it went to seed. This was never done. I have now just received an email informing me the case has been looked at and closed! It's no longer an issues because you left the ragwort, it went to seed and has now died back. I'm not sure how you consider this dealing with the issue and therefore able to close the case? Ragwort is extraordinary effective at seeding and I will now have massive crop in my horses fields for the next two years. Can you please make a not that come next June/July this needs to be dealt with by the Council and cannot just be ignored? I would be grateful if someone could come back to me. Kind regards. Charlotte Rose. roseliverystables@gmail.com 07710 633062

Council ref: ENQ21908037

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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 15:01, Tuesday 19 October 2021

  • Thank you for your report regarding ragwort. We have noted your comments. We will take suitable action where appropriate. Many thanks

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 16:25, Tuesday 26 October 2021

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