Tree felling prosecution

Published Monday, 12 November 2018

A Beckenham resident who knowingly felled three protected pine trees has been prosecuted.

Peter Clarke of Westgate Road, Beckenham, pleaded guilty at Croydon Crown Court to carrying out prohibited work, including felling, to the protected trees without the written consent of the local authority. He was ordered to pay total fines and costs of over £15,000. Read more...