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Dangerous spiky hedge overhanging footway at No 34 St Matthew's Road.

Reported in the Obstruction category anonymously at 15:49, Thu 28 November 2019

Sent to Bristol City Council 1 minute later

An overgrown pyrocanthus bush overhangs the pavement by over a meter. This bush has vicious spiky thorns up to 3 cm long at face level. We approached the occupants of the house some four weeks ago, but they say they can only ask the agents to contact the landlord. I today warned a partially sighted woman using that pavement: she had luckily avoided injury. Nothing has yet been done to prune the branches, although I have now found a spare red warning fence and put it round the bush.

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  • A new enquiry has been raised for this issue.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 15:50, Thu 28 November 2019

  • This issue is currently under investigation. We'll provide updates on the outcome as soon as we can.

    Posted by Bristol City Council at 10:32, Fri 29 November 2019

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