Deadly ash dieback disease has been confirmed in Cambridgeshire, the News can reveal.

Three recent plantings near the city include infected young trees, according to Forestry Commission experts.

“In line with Fera’s instructions, the affected trees will be destroyed by the end of the week.”

There are also three cases of diseased trees on recently planted sites in the Newmarket area, and one near Ely.

http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/News/Deadly-ash-dieback-disease-found-at-three-sites-near-city-07112012.htm

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