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BLOG: Dragonflies aka the 'unequal winged'

10 July 2019

This July The British Dragonfly Society is running it’s #DragonflyChallenge2019 asking people to learn more about these amazing flying critters, as well as try spot some of them whilst out and about!

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Red fruit orchard at FC United’s Manchester ground to offer free fruit for fans

24 May 2016

Fruit trees come in all different shapes, sizes and colours but for the latest community orchard being created in Greater Manchester as part of a wider initiative by Helping Britain Blossom to create 100 community orchards by 2017 with City of Trees, red is definitely the colour. 

Former landfill site in Oldham to be converted into community woodland

18 May 2016

Snipe Clough in the Glodwick area of Oldham will be transformed from under-used and unloved area into urban oasis, with the planting of over 4,000 trees, thanks to a £10,000 TD Greenstreets grant.

Local children given the gift of growing

15 May 2016

Children from Ashgate Specialist Support Primary School in Wythenshawe will benefit from a new growing area with wheelchair friendly raised beds thanks to help from City of Trees and volunteers from the University of Manchester.

Be mindful in Rochdale

27 April 2016

New monthly outdoor mindfulness sessions will be held in Rochdale, marking the start of the Greater Manchester Walking Festival.

Bruntwood branches out with planting of hundreds of trees

22 April 2016

Bruntwood supports planting of over 250 trees, alongside key business partners, as part of Earth Day 2016.

City of Trees partner in Greater Manchester Walking Festival

14 April 2016

As part of Nation Walking Month in May, Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is holding the 2nd Greater Manchester walking festival, with over 200 free, guided walks taking place across all ten districts, including Tameside.

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