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Landsdown Road between Blathwayt cottages to the area opposite the park and ride is heavily overgrown and becoming a risk to pedestrians slipping etc.

Reported in the Vegetation overhanging a road or pavement from private land or property category anonymously at 10:43, Tue 5 June 2018

Sent to Bath and North East Somerset Council 2 minutes later. Council ref: 1331086.

The verge running along the pavement between Blathwayt cottages and Walcot Old Boys RFC has grown onto the pavement in places presenting a serious risk of slipping etc particularly for elderly who use this route. Noted that it is scheduled for future work, how long into the future is it likely to be as it is getting proportional worse as the summer looms.

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  • Thank you for your report, it will be reviewed by the appropriate team.

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 10:45, Tue 5 June 2018

  • We are looking into this issue. You can check back here for further updates.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Bath and North East Somerset Council at 15:39, Mon 11 June 2018

  • The pavement continually gets narrower as more vegetation is left to grow and leaves build up. Now it is a mucky trail that is very dangerous. From the Blathwayt to Beckfords Tower. Why not clear the pavement which is probably a metre wide rather than cut the verge??? The first message was 2018, it is now Dec. 2020. I have trimmed the bushes myself and cleared up trash.

    Posted anonymously at 07:41, Thu 17 December 2020

  • Instead of cutting the wild flowers back why not clear the asphalt foot path back to its original width? There would be less maintenance if you could clear just the path.

    Posted anonymously at 07:28, Thursday 10 June 2021

  • When are you going to widen the path to its original width?!?!

    Posted anonymously at 11:58, Monday 19 July 2021

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