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Major overhang into my back garden

Reported in the Trees category anonymously at 13:40, Wednesday 12 June 2019 using FixMyStreet Pro

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council 8 minutes later. Council ref: 1657825.

This problem has been growing for years now and it’s just ridiculous it’s about time you came and cut these trees back at skimmingdish Lane,the trees hide the street lighting at night please please help us get some day light back in our garden.

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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 13:47, Wednesday 12 June 2019

  • Thank you for your enquiry. There are no statutory or common law rights to light for a private landowner as relates to the presence of trees. OCC look at each individual enquiry to determine if any statutory works are required which may alleviate the situation. Unfortunately, on this occasion no statutory works are appropriate on the tree as described in the enquiry.

    Many thanks for your enquiry.

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 10:28, Monday 17 June 2019

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