According to the National Trust, this iconic sycamore tree was planted in the late 1800s by John Clayton, the saviour of Hadrian’s Wall, to be a feature in the landscape.
So why would someone cut it down? Tik-tok views:
olice officers are looking into claims that the tree was felled to be posted online and carried out as part of a stunt
Dumbass Tik-tockers. Hang em. From a tree. As a warning to others.