Sarah V wrote:I've never tried it myself but I think you can ask the council to put a "preservation order" on mature trees or trees that are important to an open space or community. I found this link on Southwark Council's website: http://www.southwark.gov.uk/info/505/trees/557/tree_preservation_orders Might be worth looking into if anyone is worried about any other trees being chopped down in the area.
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