Text of a letter in which network rail discusses Japanese knotweed claims

Network Rail opens the floodgates to Japanese knotweed claims

Leading Japanese knotweed removal firm Environet comments on the verdict of Network Rail’s appeal in the Waistell vs Network Rail case, announced today.

The Japanese knotweed encroachment case where claimants, homeowners Mr Waistell and Mr Williams, claimed against Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd in private nuisance was reinforced on 3rd July 2018, with the Court of Appeal unanimously dismissing Network Rail's appeal.