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Forage and Feast May

This month Dave has three more plants for you, after a strangely dry April - two edibles and one that should definitely be avoided.

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Northern creatives raise money to preserve Greater Manchester trees and woodlands

13 November 2020

A new design collective set up by Manchester agency, Creative Concern aims to use its creative skills as a force for good, raising money for local charities with City of Trees set to benefit.

BLOG: Be a Green Hero at Home

10 November 2020

For week 2 of Greater Manchester Tree Month, we're celebrating Greater Manchester's Green Heroes. However with lockdown affecting 'in-person' volunteering activity we've come up with 11 ideas of how you can be a green hero at home.

BLOG: The Value of Volunteering

6 November 2020

As part of Week 2 of Greater Manchester Tree Month, Bethany Jayesinghe, one of ‘GM’s green heroes’, shares her experiences of volunteering with City of Trees.

BLOG: Forage & Feast November

3rd November 2020

This month’s blog in partnership with Dave Winnard from Discover the Wild looks at November's harvest including Hawthorn, Burdock and Oyster mushrooms.

BLOG: Get Crafty this #GMTM

2 November 2020

Our first week of Greater Manchester Tree Month is all about pollinators and we've created some family friendly craft activities for you to take part in.

BLOG: Perfect Pollinators

This Greater Manchester Tree Month we kick off Week 1 with ‘trees and bees’ – celebrating our amazing pollinators, the role they play and how crucial trees and woods are for them to survive.

In this blog Dave Winnard from Discover the Wild looks at some of our pollinating species and top trees.

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