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Thursday, 29 July 2010

... but how to reach it?

Does removing a small colony of balsam qualify as an emergency? Probably not, but timely action now will certainly save time later.

1 comment:

  1. The correct way to deal with this particular case would be to make a customer complaint to Network Rail, and a specialist contractor will be called out to treat the area using chemical application hopefully eradicating the outbreak.
    This type of work is carried out quite regularly in the inverness area