Homeowner given police warning after leaves blow onto her neighbour's driveway

Leaves on a driveway and under a cars wheels
Police in Nottingham handed a warning to the retired teacher due to leaves that were blown onto her neighbour's drive (Image credit: Getty Images)

A retired teacher has been forced to install netting on her property to catch falling leaves and bark after she was threatened with criminal action.

Lorraine Perro, 66, was visited by officers from Nottinghamshire Police after leaves were allegedly blown onto her neighbour's drive.

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