WEAG committee members were called to investigate the sound of tree felling today, with news that huge trees were being felled on or near the proposed Taylor Wimpey development site to the North of Beldam Bridge Road. On investigation, it appears that it was a mighty Oak tree being pollarded in the back garden of a neighbouring property.
Part way through – the Oak tree, still with most of its branches, is in the background, with the tree surgeon working in the centre of the photo. (Click to expand)
The final cuts: