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Someone has been delibrately cutting overgrown pyracantha hedging and leaving it over the pathway.

Reported in the Hedges / trees on rights of way category anonymously at 14:56, Fri 11 November 2016

Sent to Warwickshire County Council 5 minutes later

Walking along the pathway this morning with a friend and found pyracantha bushes had been cut back, this also applies further along Camborne Drive on the right hand side towards the shops. This also has been cut and deliberately left. This shrub as you know is very thorny. Camborne Drive bushes have been cut back on one side I believe last month but the other side has not been cut at all hence this happening I presume.

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  • Warwickshire County Council has received your report which will be reviewed accordingly. There are no automatic updates to the status of this report – this is something we are working on as part of the improvements to fault reporting.

    Posted by Warwickshire County Highways at 17:05, Fri 11 November 2016

  • This problem still exists although the area did get cleared after reporting this last time. The cutting of the Pyracantha bush is happening again but further along Camborne Drive still on the right hand side but passed the end of Penzance Way again going towards the shops, the thorny branches are being left this time on the grass close to the path.

    Posted anonymously at 17:12, Mon 12 December 2016

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 20:46, Tue 20 December 2016

  • When is something going to be done? We do have a councillor (Rob Tromans) who lives a few metres from where this has occurred but he obviously does not see this. I will click 'yes' AGAIN to receive a status check but will anything be done?? (date sent- 18/01/17)

    Posted by Janet Noble at 16:30, Wed 18 January 2017

  • State changed to: Closed

    Posted anonymously at 11:07, Thu 15 March 2018

  • I am honestly surprised that today (15th March) at 13:20hrs. I have received some response which is clearly only what seems to be what I have reported to Warwickshire Count Council, this started 17:05hrs. Fri 11 November 2016. My last correspondence to yourselves as regarding this was 16:30hrs. Wed 18 January 2017. I gave up as the area still has remains of dead pyracantha branches from bushes on parts of the grassed area and the edges of the pathways.

    Posted by Janet Noble at 14:13, Thu 15 March 2018

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