Ash dieback disease


If you suspect that a tree in any of the parks, open spaces, Ashby Road cemetery or on allotment land provided by the borough council, has ash dieback disease, then please contact the council.

Brown/black wheeled bin not to be used

To prevent the spread of this disease, infected ash material (leaves and any part of the tree) must not be moved from the site.

Do not use the wheeled bins.


Information on leaves (

Report it

Report ash dieback (

Infected areas

Map of infected areas (

Further guidance

The forestry commission website ( provides pictures, guidance and information on the disease and what to do if you think a tree on private land has the disease.

Last updated: 29/07/2014 16:37