Its that time of the year - and the students are all leaving. So the back lanes become filled with rubbish as landlords clear out their properties.
And hedges become a problem. Studentification is a recognised problem in areas with high student numbers. Some of the problems are due to the numbers of young people who are temporary residents in an area , with social and economic interests that are different to the local residents, However , some of the problems are due to the behaviour of landlords , who put the minimum effort into maintaining the properties.
Hedges are a problem.