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Tree policy and trees to be removed

Listed below are trees within the St Helens borough that are to be removed. Trees are only removed for specific reasons laid down in the council's tree policy. 

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Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: Siding Lane Nature Reserve

Number of Trees / Type:  3 x Elm, 6 x Ash, 6 x Birch, 2 x Sycamore, 1 x Goat Willow

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: 617829

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: Victoria Park

Number of Trees / Type:  2 x Ash, 2 x Sycamore, 1 x Elm, 1 x Birch, 1 x Whitebeam, 1 x Cherry

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: KGV Sutton open space

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Oak, 2 x Common Lime

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: Rainford Linear Park

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Sycamore, 2 x Goat Willow, 10 x Ash, 1 x Beech, 1 x Maple, 1 x Cherry, 1 x Alder, 4 x Birch, 1 x Black Poplar

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: Alder Hey park

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Ash, 1 x Common Lime, 2 x Elm

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 27/10/2023

Location: Queens Park

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Ash, 1 x Alder, 1 x Whitebeam, 1 x Hornbeam, 1 x Horsechestnut, 1 x Elm, 1 x Rowan 

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: The Duckeries

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Rowan, 1 x Birch, 1 x Crack Willow, 1 x Alder, 1 x Black Poplar, 2 x Oak, 2 x Acer

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: KGV Newton le Willows

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Elm, 1 x Cherry, 1 x Ash

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: Dodd Avenue playing field

Number of Trees / Type:  6 x Ash, 1 x Sycamore, 1 x Elm

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: Warburton Hey open space

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Sycamore

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: 617564

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: Mesnes Park

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Sycamore, 4 x Ash, 1 x Horsechestnut

Reason for removal: Structural defect / dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: Fosters Park

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Whitebeam / 9 x Black poplar 

Reason for removal: Dead

Estimated removal: 194 Days

 

Ref: 617571

Date of Notification: 25/10/2023

Location: Naylors Wood

Number of Trees / Type:  7, Alder x 2, horsechestnut, Ash, Oak, Elderberry, Goat Willow

Reason for removal: Dead

Estimated removal: 194 days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 25/09/2023

Location:  O Sullivan Crescent Blackbrook

Number of Trees / Type:  5  x Ash 14-17m

Reason for removal: Ash Dieback

Estimated removal: 198 days

 

Ref: 617818

Date of Notification: 02/10/2023

Location: Swinburne Road 

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Cherry 5-8m

Reason for removal: Structural defects

Estimated removal: 194 days

 

Ref: miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 03/10/2023

Location: Victoria Park

Number of Trees / Type:  2 x Poplar

Reason for removal: Structural defects

Estimated removal: 194 days

 

Ref: 617645

Date of Notification: 24/07/2023

Location:  Simms Avenue Parr

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x London Plane 14-17m

Reason for removalDead

Estimated removal84 days

 

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Date of Notification: 02/06/2023

Location: Haresfinch Park (opp no 29 & 31)

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Elm Ulmnus Glabra

Reason for removalDead

Estimated removal180 days

 

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Date of Notification: 01/06/2023

Location: Haresfinch Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Horsechestnut Aesculus Hippocastanum

Reason for removal: Structural defects bleeding canker

Estimated removal180 days

 

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Date of Notification:  01/06/2023

Location: Harsefinch Park (opp no 42 Woodlands Road 

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Holly Ilex Aquafolium

Reason for removal: Over 50% dead

Estimated removal: 180 days

 

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Date of Notification: 01/06/2023

Location: Haresfinch Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Ash Fraxinus Excelsior

Reason for removalAsh Dieback

Estimated removal180 days

 

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Date of Notification: 01/06/2023

Location: Haresfinch Park

Number of Trees / Type: 2 x Hornbeam Carpinus Betulus

Reason for removal: Fungus arround butress, structural decay 

Estimated removal: 1 = 90 days, 2 = 120 days

 

Ref: 617478

Date of Notification: 18/05/2023

Location:  Warrington Road, Rainhill

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Cherry 5-8m

Reason for removalDead

Estimated removal84 days

 

Ref: Miscellaneous

Date of Notification: 18/05/2023

Location:  Warrington Road, Rainhill

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Ash 8-11m

Reason for removalAsh dieback over 75% canopy loss

Estimated removal84 days

 

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Date of Notification: 25/04/2023

Location: Opposite 51 Fry street

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Liquid Amber

Reason for removalDead

Estimated removal9 months

 

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Date of Notification: 25/04/2023

Location: Opposite 97 Fry Street

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Ash

Reason for removal: Structural defects on main stem

Estimated removal: 3 months

 

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Date of Notification: 26/04/2023

Location: Gaskell Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Sycamore

Reason for removal: Extensive dieback/poor condition

Estimated removal5 months

 

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Date of Notification: 26/04/2023

Location: Gaskell Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Sycamore

Reason for removal: Extensive dieback and poor structural condition

Estimated removal5 months

 

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Date of Notification: 26/04/2023

Location: Gaskell Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Sycamore

Reason for removal50% dead, poor structural condition

Estimated removal5 months

 

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Date of Notification: 26/04/2023

Location: Adjacent to footpath Gaskell Park

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Ash

Reason for removal: 50% dead, poor structural condition

Estimated removal: 4 months

 

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Date of Notification: 27/04/2023

Location: Gable End side of 126 Penine Drive

Number of Trees / Type: 1 x Sycamore

Reason for removalLarge open cavity in base plus structural decay 

Estimated removal: 4 months

 

Ref: 617425

Date of Notification: 05/04/2023

Location:  Haydock Lane

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Willow 8-11m

Reason for removalStructural defects

Estimated removal194 days

 

Ref: 617431

Date of Notification: 05/04/2023

Location:  Grange Valley

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Beech 14-17m

Reason for removal:Extensive canopy loss

Estimated removal:84 days

 

Ref: 617406

Date of Notification: 25/03/2023

Location:  New Street

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x Sorbus 8-11M

Reason for removal: Due to extensive rot ( Structural Defects ) & prevent damage to property

Estimated removal85 days

 

Ref: 284248

Date of Notification: 03/03/2023

Location: Ormskirk Street, side of Ice Bar 

Number of Trees / Type:  1 x London Plane

Reason for removal: Extensive damage to the highway 

Estimated removal:  60 days