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Laois Councillor Calls For More Powers To Removing Dangerous Trees

He believes dangerous trees can cause death, destruction and misery to families.

Dangerous trees can cause death, destruction and misery to families, according to one Laois councillor. 

Fine Gael's John King says local reps need to be seen to have power to get trees removed if landowners don't do this themselves. 

He believes soil drying out at this time of year loosens roots and this scenario is twice as dangerous at rural graveyards, where people may be gathering or walking past:

 

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