Back to all reports

Overgrown hedges protruding into carrigeway

Reported in the Potholes / Highway Condition category anonymously at 19:08, Thu 10 October 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire Highways 2 minutes later. ref: 1800246.

Bushes/trees are hangging out over road hitting cyclists in the face and knocking vehicle wingmirrors. I contacted the forestry commisssion who stated its your responsibility. Please resolve before nesting season! It is from Bucknell woods to Silverthorpe

RSS feed of updates to this problem Receive email when updates are left on this problem.


  • Thank you for reporting a fault. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 19:10, Thu 10 October 2019

  • This still hasnt been attended to, It needs to be done prior to the bird nesting season to avoid issues with the wildlife and countyside act 1981. The forestry commission still deny responsibility

    Posted anonymously at 08:08, Tue 4 February 2020

  • This report has been assessed and a job for repair has been raised.

    State changed to: Action scheduled

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 16:05, Mon 2 March 2020

  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway, the highways team have now resolved the issue.

    State changed to: Fixed

    Posted by Northamptonshire Highways at 12:20, Mon 2 November 2020

  • State changed to: Closed

    Updated by Northamptonshire Highways at 13:18, Tue 10 November 2020

This report is now closed to updates. You can make a new report in the same location.