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Ash tree outside The Old Rectory

Reported via desktop in the Trees category anonymously at 15:27, Wednesday 24 February 2021

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

Old Ash tree in this location appears to have died or is in extremely bad heath with dieback - it appears unstable and requires urgent attention. It has already had some remedial work, which appears not to have worked.

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    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 16:33, Wednesday 24 February 2021

  • Thank you for your report; the repair has been added to our programme of works.
    Unfortunately, we are unable to provide you with a timescale for this work to be carried out as we programme the work on a priority basis (in line with our Highway Inspection Policy). This does mean that sometimes planned programme times may need to be changed due to priority based working.
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    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 16:41, Wednesday 24 February 2021

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    I managed to take some photos today. I have more but this was the limit for uploading. We also happened to have a tree surgeon here this weekend looking at trees in our garden. He took one look and said yup that’s definitely dead and needs to come down. As you can see it is right by the road.

    Posted anonymously at 15:22, Tuesday 2 March 2021

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