Sections of 800-year-old tree cut off to help save it

The tree in Southgate is 18 metres tall. A crane is being used to take away a number of the heavier limbs to prevent it falling over Credit: ITV News/Martin Stew

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Death threat for old London tree

Enfield Council is trying to save one of London's oldest trees from dying. The 800 year old Minchenden Oak in Southgate has begun to subside.