BLOG: Grow your school with us

24 September 2020

Ahead of a call for schools to get in touch about tree planting on their land, Trianna one of the Delivery Officers involved in the project, shares her experiences.

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Duo digs deep for Greater Manchester’s City of Trees initiative

18 December 2019

Manchester-headquartered packaging manufacturer and distributor, Duo UK, has completed a day of green-fingered action investing £5,000 to plant a total of 500 trees as part of its partnership with City of Trees.

BAM plants last of 150,000 trees to mark end of 150th anniversary

16 December 2019

City of Trees worked with one of Europe’s leading construction firms, Royal BAM Group, to celebrate their 150th anniversary year by planting its 150,000th tree

550 trees planted over one weekend in Bury to honour the founder of Sikhism

11 December 2019

More than 100 people from five different Sikh temples across Greater Manchester came together last weekend to create a new woodland for generations to come.

Mass tree planting event sees over 1,000 trees planted in one day

3 December 2019

On Saturday 30 November City of Trees were joined by nearly 200 volunteers including Radio 1 DJ, actor and presenter Cel Spellman and Youth Strike Manchester organiser Emma Greenwood.

A celebration of trees through poetry

25 November 2019

To mark National Tree Week we have selected a number of poems that relate to the trees and woodland in Greater Manchester produced by 'Word in Edgeways', as part of the National Lottery Heritage Funded Carbon Landscape project.

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.