Dark Hedges anger mounts

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Dark Hedges anger mounts thumbnailLarge stretch of the Bregagh Road underwater last Monday July 1, just two days after the KK McArthur festival of running where conditions on the road, though not quite as bad as this, were said to be challenging

PUBLIC outrage at damage being done to the Dark Hedges by the unregulated access of vehicles and visitors has come to a head with an Armoy mum's concerned petition getting over 2600 signatures in the last week.
Glenda Trolland, who started her petition on Monday July 31 says she is "amazed" at the response which has exceeded her expectations by 10 fold.
“It's overwhelming to know that the locals are not the only ones who are angered by what is happening," she said, as she hopes to put pressure on the authorities to put parking restrictions in place and impose penalties on those caught vandalising the trees.


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