River Lugg destruction: What we know so far

The Environment Agency (EA) is at loggerheads with a landowner and a parish council over the “obliteration” of a 1.5km stretch of protected river. Here’s what we know so far.

by James Agyepong-Parsons
The EA and other agencies are investigating a landowner's decision to fell trees in a SSSI, which he claims was to protect the community from flooding (Pic: EA)
The EA and other agencies are investigating a landowner's decision to fell trees in a SSSI, which he claims was to protect the community from flooding (Pic: EA)

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