Not if they are under 1 metre high if next to a road or 2 metres high elsewhere. It’s always recommended to check with your neighbours and the local authority if you are unsure. Other restrictions may apply, for example if a fence might impact driver visibility on nearby roads.
Pontefract is a historical market town in West Yorkshire, England, close to the A1 (or Great North Road) as well as the M62 motorway. In the past part of the West Riding of Yorkshire, it is among the five towns in the metropolitan borough of the City of Wakefield and features a populace of 28,250. Pontefract's saying is Post mortem patris pro filio, Latin for "After the death of the father, support the son", a reference to English Civil War Royalist sympathies.