I hear from Maghull & Lydiate Action Group sources that they are of the view that the tree felling on the site at the end of Maghull’s Turnbridge Road was not licensed but that it should have been. This information comes, I am told, directly from the Forestry Commission.
Should this turn out to be the case, which is seems it does, then the Forestry Commission will have to decide what the come back will be on those responsible for the felling.
No news at present on whether Sefton Council should have acted when it first became aware of what looks like illegal felling.
I should add for clarity that the whole of the site is in fact in Lydiate and is only accessed from Maghull.
More news when I have it.