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I am very sorry to read of the above. Do you know roughly how long the cables have been in situ for?
Thank you. the starting point is that if memory serves, the wall in question constitutes your boundary wall and as such, the wires technically may overhang the neighbours property. If this is the case, then they constitute a technical trespass unless you can demonstrate a legal right to overhang the neighbours property. However, if the wires in question have been in place for 20 years or more, then they will acquire rights through prescription. This may be the case in relation to the main aerial for example.
However, irrespective of the above, this does not give the neighbours a right to damage your property and what you describe, amounts to criminal damage. I note from what you say, you have involve the police and I am not certain whether they have been supportive or not. In any event, based upon what you say, it seems to me you would have a claim against the neighbours available in relation to criminal damage is a criminal offence but also a claim for civil damages for the restoration of your television service albeit, if you are unable to evidence a legal right to overhang as above, this may need to be via a different route
Legally it may well be that she is right as above but this not justify criminal damage and she may face the above consequences from her actions.
This depends upon how quickly you may wish to seek financial redress. The police may pursue a criminal prosecution but they will not achieve financial redress for which you would need to issue a claim in the County Court. You may consider it pertinent to delay doing so until such time as the police have either prosecuted or declare that they will not do so, but you can pursue a civil claim for damages whether or not the police bring a prosecution:
It is terribly unfortunate and the last thing you need
In terms of a civil claim it wold be a small claims court matter and so legal costs cannot be recovered. As such involving a solicitor is likely to be uneconomic.
I don't know what to say. Perhaps you need an exorcist? By thoughts are with you
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