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Swing attached to Oak tree

Reported in the Vandalised tree category anonymously at 14:36, Sunday 21 June 2020

Sent to Peterborough City Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 2165831.

Someone has attached a swing seat to the oak tree on the village green. The metal chains are digging into the bark and there is damage to the soil underneath where people are scraping the ground with their feet. It ideally needs to be removed as it’s causing significant damage to a mature Local tree.

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  • Inspection Arranged

    Thanks for your enquiry regarding a council-owned tree.

    Your enquiry has been allocated to one of our qualified tree surveyors who will carry out an inspection and provide an update within 20 working days.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 07:46, Tuesday 23 June 2020

  • The swing has been removed

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Peterborough City Council at 13:26, Friday 24 July 2020

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