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Overgrown tree getting in the way

Reported via desktop in the Low hanging branches category anonymously at 12:02, Wed 20 December 2023

Sent to TfL less than a minute later. TfL ref: FMS5340916.

DATE:- 20/12 TIME OF INCIDENT:- 11:50pm LOCATION:- 85 - 87 Elspeth Road SW11 1DP


Report received again regarding an overgrown tree outside property.

It has been advised that this situation has been ongoing/outstanding since July 2023

We have a request for the tree to be pruned back as this is the more opportune time of year not being in full bloom as the tree is 'dormant'.

Please review and take appropriate action.

It has been reported that the overgrown branches are causing anguish and distress to the occupants at 87 Elspeth Road


TLRN details Section Reference 0000A32202/00010 Description A3220,ELSPETH RD ,,(10 ELSPETH RD TO JUNCT CLAPHAM COMN NORTH DRI),SW11 LoHAC Area Carriage way Single Carriageway Direction Road Type Main Tfl Responsibility Highways Authority

LoHAC Area details Area name LOHAC CENTRAL

Local Authorities Details Authority name Wandsworth

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  • Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. This will now be investigated by our team and we will aim to update on progress within 10 days. If the issue you have reported is an emergency, we will aim to update you on progress within 24 hours

    State changed to: In progress

    Posted by TfL at 10:40, Wednesday 3 January 2024

  • Thank you for taking the time to report this to us. It is much appreciated. The low hanging branches have been investigated and we have now referred it to our contractors. Any necessary action will be taken in the next 28 days. Should you need anything else or have any questions, you may wish to contact our customer services team on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by TfL at 10:21, Friday 5 January 2024

  • The action scheduled for your report should now have been completed as detailed in your previous response. On some occasions it does take a little longer than scheduled. If you have any further queries on this, please either create a new report or contact our Customer Contact Centre on 0343 222 1234

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by TfL at 05:32, Saturday 3 February 2024

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