Bark hacked away from tree in Lewes's Malling Recreation Ground - Worthing Today: "Bark hacked away from tree in Lewes's Malling Recreation Ground
Published Date: 18 May 2009
MINDLESS vandals have hacked the bark off a tree in Malling Recreation Ground, Lewes.
The tree suffered has substantial damage and is unlikely to survive.
Lewes District Council, which manages Mailling Rec, is appealing for witnesses to come forward to try to track down the culprits.
The damaged was discovered by Lewes District Council Parks' Wardens during routine inspections.
A spokesperson for the district council said: 'The tree is unlikely to survive the attack."