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8th January 2021

Our family-friendly resources are perfect for keeping children of all ages and all key stages engaged during lockdown

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Manchester's first city centre wassail

9 January 2020

A celebration of trees, apples and cider. Bringing orchard traditions to the heart of the city

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.