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It is such a shame to lose the top growth of the sycamore tree, this does seem a drastic reduction, although, if this is the only way we can save this historic tree, then what can we do? We will still have the magnificent trunk, and over time, the leaf canopy will grow and this old tree will become more symmetrical in shape. There will still be nooks and crannies for the jackdaws, who hopefully, will stay.
Thank you Pen Parish Council for keeping us informed, and for protecting the…Continue
Posted on January 30, 2020 at 12:56
I for one, would be very sorry to see the tree felled or cropped to a stump and would be happy to sign a petition to protect the tree, if the Parish Council have put together a petition?
Naomi Warren, The Granary.
Posted on October 12, 2019 at 16:23
There are laminated signs up around the tree the jackdaws sit in on the grass triangle near the church.
The signs say that no work is to be done to the tree without contacting the parish council.
Does anyone know what work is being talked about?
It is a beautiful tree with a rich village history.
I would be interested to know what is being talked about regarding this tree.
Naomi Warren, The Granary, Pen Selwood.…Continue
Posted on October 10, 2019 at 21:30