Ashes to ashes: deadly tree disease reaches Cumbria

Ash Dieback has decimated ash trees in Europe, and the disease has now been confirmed at sites in the Lake District.

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Watch: deadly tree disease reaches Lake District

Ash Dieback has been spotted at ten sites in the Lake District.

The fungal disease kills nine in every ten ash trees that it infects, and is incredibly difficult to stop.

There are fears it could eventually transform the Lake District's iconic landscapes, as Greg Hoare reports:

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