30 May 2020
The dispute has been reignited after letters were delivered to houses along Ixworth Road in Thurston, where the trees are located.
Mid Suffolk district councillor Wendy Turner described it as ‘crucial’ that we preserve our rural heritage and ecosystems.
“Preservation of trees has to be at the centre of our aim to be carbon neutral. The planning decision to allow Persimmon to fell the trees was given a few years ago and since then the Government and our own local council (Mid Suffolk) have declared a climate and biodiversity emergency, which should now be taken into consideration.”
Meetings & Events
Next Meeting Thursday November 11th at St Peter's Hall, Stowmarket. Doors open 7pm for 7.30 start. Tea and cakes.
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- Meetings occasionally held in Woolpit, Eye, Walsham le Willows, Stowupland, Needham Market and other villages.
All Members and well-wishers welcome.