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Tree Charter pole takes root on the Irwell Sculpture Trail

13 November 2018

A 15 ft high hand carved solid oak pole representing the Tree Charter’s ‘Make Trees Accessible to All’ principle has been unveiled at Drinkwater Park in Bury ahead of the first National Tree Charter Day on 24 November.

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Government backs ambitious new Northern Forest plans for 50 million trees

8 January 2018

The Woodland Trust and the Community Forests have won Government support for their plans to create an exciting new Northern Forest that will comprise of over 50 million trees, planted over 25 years and stretching from Liverpool across to Hull with the M62 as its spine.

Join the team: New volunteering opportunities

21 December 2017

We’re recruiting for a number of new volunteers – a great way to get involved with growing more trees for Greater Manchester and beat the January blues.

Pupils take the classroom outdoors

13 December 2017

City of Trees and the Woodland Trust have been helping schools across Greater Manchester take the classroom outdoors engaging over 700 pupils, planting over 2,600 trees.

Harworth employees dig deep for City of Trees

11 December 2017

Harworth Group plc supports environmental charity City of Trees with nearly 40,000 saplings being planted across Wigan and Bolton.

Inspiring children to love trees

5 December 2017

We worked with students from The University of Salford and pupils from Spotland Primary School to create this film about the importance of our trees and woods.

A lost legacy: Manchester’s Royal Botanical Garden

20 November 2017

This National Tree Week (25th November – 3rd December) leading environmental charity City of Trees uncovers Manchester’s hidden heritage – exploring the treasures of the city’s botanical past.

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