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Grindsmith: Turning waste into art, and art into trees

20 April 2018

Manchester coffee makers Grindsmith will be supporting City of Trees this spring with the aim of raising £1,000 to help plant 100 trees in Greater Manchester.

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BLOG: Blooming brilliant: A budding guide to fantastic flowers

6 April 2018

After endless months of a bleak and grey winter, it is always a welcome relief to see trees suddenly explode with rich, dense clouds of blossom.

Time to tot up your tree planting totals

6 April 2018

‘Big Tree Count’ campaign launched encouraging organisations, individuals and groups to share their tree planting success with free wildflower seeds and giveaways.

Photo competition to highlight region’s beautiful birds and terrific trees

6 April 2017

City of Trees and the RSPB in Manchester have teamed up to launch a new photography competition celebrating the link between birds and trees.

‘Forests of the future’ seminar line-up announced

4 April 2018

‘Securing our urban forests of the future’ will be held on Wednesday 2 May at Whitworth Art Gallery, and brings together key organisations in the urban forestry sector, as well as sharing best practice from across the globe.

Tree planting celebrates start of Spring for Jewish community

27 March 2018

The local community helped the new almond tree take root in Prestwich, Bury signifying the start of the Spring season.

Mayor of Greater Manchester speaks out in support of tree planting on day of Green Summit

21 March 2018

Mayor Andy Burnham has praised efforts to bring more greenery to Greater Manchester on the day of the inaugural Green Summit, which saw Mr Burnham announce his ambitions for making the region one of the greenest in Europe.

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