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Common earth berm wall infested with rats

Reported in the Rats category anonymously at 10:24, Thu 12 February 2015

Sent to Southampton City Council 1 minute later

The earth berm/cut turf wall alongside the university is collapsing due to a recent and massive rat infestation, some sections have already lost 3-400 mm of height due to the burrowing and subsequent collapse.

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  • Still open, via questionnaire, 11:49, Thu 12 March 2015

  • Still sinking, though the pest control team has been attempting to shoot the rats I'm informed.

    Posted anonymously at 11:49, Thu 12 March 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 12:22, Thu 9 April 2015

  • Further collapse and new rat holes appearing daily.

    Posted anonymously at 12:22, Thu 9 April 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 14:07, Thu 7 May 2015

  • Rats have undermined the berm to the extent it's now unstable and has collapsed completely in places.

    Posted anonymously at 14:07, Thu 7 May 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 09:58, Fri 5 June 2015

  • Extensive damage to the berm along it's entire length, and looking through the fence within the University grounds too.

    Posted anonymously at 09:58, Fri 5 June 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 10:10, Fri 3 July 2015

  • Shooting didn't work I'm told, and the terriers managed some, but the rats are still there, multiplying and getting larger...

    Posted anonymously at 10:10, Fri 3 July 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 11:30, Fri 31 July 2015

  • People are being bitten by fleas from the rats now, something on a health risk, but still no action that works...

    Posted anonymously at 11:30, Fri 31 July 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 12:14, Fri 28 August 2015

  • There are rats, rats, rats as big as cats, behind the wall, behind the wall, and still the council does f*ck all, about the rats behind THEIR wall!

    Posted anonymously at 12:14, Fri 28 August 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 13:49, Fri 25 September 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 15:13, Fri 23 October 2015

  • Still open, via questionnaire, 15:33, Fri 20 November 2015

  • No change

    Posted by Neil Fagan at 16:57, Fri 18 December 2015

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