The number of reported cases of ash dieback seems to increase daily. For many it will trigger memories of another deadly disease that all but wiped out the UK's elm tree population. Dutch Elm disease arrived on our shores in the late 1960s and went on to kill nearly 90% of elms.
The latest confirmed cases of Ash dieback disease have been discovered in Bedfordshire.
David Harwood who runs Sandy Lane nursery at Wattisfield near Diss is considering burning 500 young ash trees.
A guide on some of the characteristics of chalara fraxinea, a disease that is targeting woodlands in the East.