Ash tree imports banned from today after cases found in the Midlands

Imported ash trees will be banned from today following outbreaks of a tree disease in Leicestershire and parts of Lincolnshire.

In August, 500 infected trees in Leicestershire had to be removed. It's feared native varieties could be wiped out.


Ash Dieback Disease Alert

The latest on the threat of Ash Dieback disease in the Midlands which could infect and destroy millions of trees across the country.