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Guttering plus weeds, brambles, nettles, buddleia overhanging public footpath.

Reported in the Street cleaning category by Mrs M Chapman at 11:51, Saturday 31 August 2019

Sent to West Oxfordshire District Council 3 minutes later

This has been a problem for years, one year my neighbour and I cleaned the guttering ourselves and found an assortment of treasures but we are no longer able to do so....nor feel it is our duty. I have been clipping bits off the overhanging branches, brambles and nettles and permanently carry my secateurs... otherwise the path would have been unwalkable. One mum pushing a pushchair stopped to thank me, she would have had to have taken her children onto the road otherwise. It looks dreadful and is a hazzard. The whole area is a mess of weeds and needs severe pruning/lopping/tidying. So....Gutter and pathway please.

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  • Hi The pathway has been tidied in a manner, I think it was done by the guys clearing the "Waitrose" carpark, it is better but not great.....The trees are still overhanging the path and the guttering is very over grown and the weeds there are tall, then when they die they fill/cover the drains..

    Posted by Mrs M Chapman at 14:22, Saturday 28 September 2019
    Still open, via questionnaire

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