Trees maintained by the council

Programmed tree removal

Sometimes it is necessary to remove trees that are dead, dying or have significant structural weaknesses. Our removal programme is shown below.

Removals to be undertaken in January 2023

Town

Road

Closest property

Species

Reason

Brookmans Park

Peplins Way

69

Crab Apple x1

Structural damage following vehicle impact

Welwyn Garden City

Bridge Road East

Adj 64-68

Ash x1

Self-set in unsuitable location

Welwyn Garden City

College Way

To rear of campus east lower carpark

Ash x2

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Heronswood Road

Rear of 81-89

Swedish Whitebeam x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Home Meadow

21

Cypress x3

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Lemsford Lane

114

Whitebeam x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Longlands Road

4

Cherry x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Panshanger Drive

Rear of 12-16

Cherry x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Shortlands Green

Adj 87

Norway Maple x1

Basal decay and in decline

Welwyn Garden City

The Firs

Rear of 11-14

Ash x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Westfield

Rear of flats 1-37

Cypress x1

Cherry x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Oaken Grove

13

Lime x1

In decline

Welham Green

Gould Close

Rear of flats 33-55

Rowan x1

Dead

Brookmans Park

Moffatts 

5

Purple Plum x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Pippens

Adj 22

Maple x2

Dead

 

Removals to be undertaken in November and December 2022

Town

Road

Closest property

Species

Reason

Welwyn Garden City

Woodland Rise

39

Oak x1

Implicated in a subsidence claim

Hatfield

Birchwood Close

4

Cherry x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Blythway

185

Crab apple x1

Poor health and condition

Welham Green

Bushwood Close

5

Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Dalewood

9-19

Self set cherry and ash

Unsuitable location for retention

Welwyn Garden City

Heayfields

5 and 60

Upright cherry x1

Mountain ash x1

In decline

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Ingles

1

Crab apple x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Kelbys

4

Mountain ash x1

Dead

 

Welwyn Garden City

Longlands Road

23 & 27

Cherry x2

Poor health and condition and dead

Welwyn Garden City

New Wood

23-31

Cotoneaster x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Parkfields

17

Cherry x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Wellfeld Close

By bin shed

Ash x2

Self sets in unsuitable locations

Welwyn Garden City

Widford Road

21

Ash x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Sherrardspark Road

16

Oak x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Woodland Rise

61

Silver birch x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Grove Meadow

43

Lawson cypress x2

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Woodhall Court

27

Hornbeam x1

Poor health and condition

Hatfield

Grove Lea

2

Hornbeam x1

Poor health and structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Birdcroft Road

Health centre

Hawthorn x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

College Way

Campus east lower carpark

Pine x1

Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Hall Grove

53

Hawthorn x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Ridgeway

Opp Weltech Centre

Sweet chestnut x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

The Campus

Rear of council offices

Oak x1

Poor health and structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Watchmead

Opp unit 2

Cherry x2

In decline and dead

Welwyn Garden City

The Vineyard

Adj 51

Mixed species

Self sets in unsuitable location

 

Removals to be undertaken in October 2022

Town Road  Closest Property Species  Work description
Hatfield Haltside Rear 10 Cherry

Poor structural condition

Hatfield Minster Close   Birch

Poor structural condition

Hatfield South Way ///snow.scuba.heat Norway maple

Poor structural condition

Hatfield South Way CEMETERY Birch

Poor structural condition

WGC Brooms Close o/s176 Cherry

Advanced decline

WGC Douglas Way O/s 10 Cherry

Advanced decline

WGC Fallowfield O/s 9 Cherry

In decline

WGC Guessens Grove O/s 47-60 Cherry

Partially fallen over

WGC Handside Lane opp 14 Barn Close Sycamore

Poor structural condition

WGC Hempstall 11 Service tree

Implicated in subsidence case

WGC Hyde Valley Hanover House Crab apple

In decline

WGC Hyde Valley Hanover House Crab apple

In decline

WGC Lemsford Lane Adj 78 Birch

In decline

WGC Lemsford Lane Adj 38 Thorn

In decline

WGC Little Lake 4 Crab apple

Poor structural condition

WGC Margery Wood O/s 40 Cherry

In decline

WGC New Wood O/s 39-45 Cherry

Poor structural condition

WGC Northway Rear 1 Cherry

Poor structural condition

WGC Nursery Hill o/s 74 nursery hill Ash

Poor structural condition

WGC Stanborough Green 88 Cherry

Poor structural condition

WGC Stanborough Road   Birch

Dead

WGC Stanborough Road NR SUB-STATION Sweet gum

In decline

WGC Stanborough Road NR SUB-STATION Sweet gum

In decline

WGC Stanborough Road NR SUB-STATION Cherry

In decline

WGC Stanborough Road NR SUB-STATION Cherry

In decline

WGC The Campus behind campus west Hornbeam

Inappropriate location

WGC The Campus behind campus west Hornbeam

Inappropriate location

WGC Viaduct Way Rear 2 Mountain ash

In decline

WGC Viaduct Way Rear 2 Mountain ash

In decline

Removals to be undertaken in September 2022

Town

Road

Closest Property

Species

Reason

Welwyn Garden City

Blythway

R/o 8

Cherry x1

Self set in unsuitable location

Welwyn Garden City

Howlands

345

Poplar x1

Purple Plum x1

Dead

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Nursery Hill

r/o 16

Rowan x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Peartree Close

8

Sycamore x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Ramblers Way

9

Whitebeam x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Smallcroft

1

Crab Apple x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Swallow End

2

Hawthorn x3

Dead

Hatfield

Swallow Gardens

Allotment Gardens

Ash x1

Self set, unsuitable to retain.

Welwyn Garden City

Viaduct Way

r/o 2

Rowan x1

Poor health and condition

Hatfield

Wellfield Road

r/o 30

Sycamore

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Woodhall Lane

53

Silver birch x1

 

Upright Beech x1

Poor health and condition

Died, self-set rooted with poor form

Welwyn Garden City

Harwood Hill

137

Beech

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Bridge Road

Hunters Bridge Carpark

Lombardy Poplar x1

Poor health and condition

Hatfield

Cavendish Way

55

Liquidamber x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Days Mead

14-22

50-58

Hawthorn x2

In decline

Dead

Hatfield

Honeysuckle Gardens

Rear of garages

Sycamore x1

Elder x1

False Acacia x2

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Knella Green

2

Cherry x1

In decline

Hatfield

Longmead

98

Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Hatfield

Oxlease Drive

Garages of Lamb Close

Sycamore x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Poplars Avenue

2

Cherry x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Talbot Road

18

Sycamore x1

In decline

Hatfield

Travellers Lane

134

Poplar x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Allen Court

3

Whitebeam x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Cherry Croft

17

Cherry x1

In decline

Hatfield

Foxhollows

17

Hawthorn x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Haymeads

4

Opp 67

Cherry x2

Ash x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Ingles

9

Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Knella Road

273

Willow x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Monkswood

59

Holly x1

Self set

Hatfield

Wellfield Road

Corner of Wrafton House

Poplar x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Caponfield

1 Desborough Close

Elm x1

Dead

Welwyn

Footpath 29

12

Yew x1

Poor structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Barnfield Road

1

Tree of Heaven x1

Poor health and condition

 

Removals to be undertaken in August 2022

Town

Road

Closest property

Species

Reason

Welwyn Garden City

Athelstan Walk North

37

Rowan x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

Bridge Road

Opp Rosanne House

Ash x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Cowslips

8

Horse Chestnut x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Creswick Court

10

Almond x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Greenacres

13

Purple plum x1

Poor health and structural condition

Welwyn Garden City

Haldens

r/o 50

Purple plum x1

In decline

Welwyn Garden City

High Oaks Road

36

Bird cherry x1

In decline

Cuffley

Hill Rise

61

Silver birch x1

Dead

 

Welwyn Garden City

Hollybush Lane

Hatfield Hyde cemetery

Purple plum x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Homestead Lane

106

Horse chestnut x1

Poor health and condition

Hatfield

Honeysuckle Gardens

18

Rowan x1

Poor structural condition

Hatfield

Howe Dell

r/o 7

Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Howlands

116 & 154

Apple x1 & Cherry x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Knella Road

Adj 10 Pollards Close

Cherry x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Lincoln Close

Adj 8

Ash x1

Poor health and condition

Welwyn Garden City

Peartree Lane

s/o 143

Wild plum x1

Self set, unsuitable to retain

Welwyn Garden City

Raymonds Plain

50

Purple plum x1

Dead

Hatfield

Redhall Close

Adj to Sub station

Sycamore x1

Self set, unsuitable to retain

Welwyn Garden City

Uplands

Opp 2 Holly Walk

Cherry x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Wheatley Close

Opp 13

Purple plum x1

In decline

Woolmer Green

Wickfield Close

r/o 28

Rowan x1

Dead

Welwyn Garden City

Woodhall Court

o/s 26

Cherry x1

Dead