Croft man guilty of damaging protected tree

May 17, 2011 Spilsby Online 0

A Croft resident has been fined for carrying out unauthorised pruning work on a Sycamore tree covered by a Tree Preservation Order. Following an investigation by East Lindsey District Council, Boston Magistrates Court imposed a fine and costs totalling £685 (£170 fine, £500 costs and a £15 victim surcharge), after hearing that Kenneth Beesley of Sunset View, Church Lane, Croft, arranged for work to be carried out despite the Council having refused his application two […]