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Trees & Hedges

Reported via Android in the Trees category anonymously at 19:54, Friday 6 August 2021

Sent to Central Bedfordshire Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 360253.

Tree blocking Sun light into Gardens & homes no.16 Sadliers Green..have asked neighbour on numerous occasions and even offered to pay to have trimmed or Removed....Tree & hedging blocking light into no.s 18 / 20 / 22 /24 being occupied by Elderly lady who loves her fresh air & Garden... and with the cost of Electric going up in price...daylight is a important commodity... please advise what we can do and anything you can do as our caring council.


Andrew French

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  • Thank you for making a report, however Central Bedfordshire Council do not have the authority to intervene in private disputes. The law states that you can prune anything up to your property boundary, and ask the owner of the vegetation whether they want the cut arisings.

    Many thanks,
    Central Bedfordshire Council Highways

    State changed to: not the council's responsibility

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 08:56, Monday 9 August 2021

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