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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.

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Community dig deep to realise fruits of their labour

12 December 2016

Parr Fold Park is now home to Salford’s sixth community orchard, with local residents coming together to create a fruitful forest for the future.

Rochdale schools needed for wonderful woodland creation

6 December 2016

City of Trees is calling on schools in Rochdale to get in touch to be part of an exciting new project helping to re-establish children’s connection to the natural world.

Celebrate Tree Dressing Day!

30 November 2016

This weekend is Tree Dressing Day and we’re asking you to share your stories and memories of trees and woods as well as send us your tree messages. 

Swinton Group Roots for Trafford Schools with launch of City of Trees programme

28 November 2016

Swinton Group colleagues from across Greater Manchester flexed their green fingers to launch a tree-planting programme at two Trafford primary schools.

David's story

22 November 2016

David, 50, a supporter of City of Trees, talks about why he believes trees are an essential part of the future of our urban landscape, and help breathe life into our towns and cities.

National Tree Week celebrations to be held across Greater Manchester

16 November 2016

City of Trees kicks off the celebrations for National Tree Week in Greater Manchester by hosting a week of activity across the region, culminating in a ‘tree planting party’, which will help to create a 4,000 tree new community woodland.

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