Michael Oglesby CBE: A Life Well Lived

22 November 2019

Yesterday Bruntwood, with sadness and respect, announced the death of its founder Michael Oglesby CBE. City of Trees would like to pay tribute.

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Celebrate Tree Dressing Day!

30 November 2016

This weekend is Tree Dressing Day and we’re asking you to share your stories and memories of trees and woods as well as send us your tree messages. 

Swinton Group Roots for Trafford Schools with launch of City of Trees programme

28 November 2016

Swinton Group colleagues from across Greater Manchester flexed their green fingers to launch a tree-planting programme at two Trafford primary schools.

David's story

22 November 2016

David, 50, a supporter of City of Trees, talks about why he believes trees are an essential part of the future of our urban landscape, and help breathe life into our towns and cities.

National Tree Week celebrations to be held across Greater Manchester

16 November 2016

City of Trees kicks off the celebrations for National Tree Week in Greater Manchester by hosting a week of activity across the region, culminating in a ‘tree planting party’, which will help to create a 4,000 tree new community woodland.

Photography winners in the frame

16 November 2016

The winners have been announced for photography competition which celebrates the Heritage Trees, woods and wildlife of Greater Manchester.

Crowd-funding appeal launched for creation of commemorative ‘Heroes Wood’

4 November 2016

City of Trees has launched a public appeal ahead of Armistice Day, asking for support to create commemorative woodland in the grounds of the historic Debdale Park in Gorton, Manchester.