Planting their own future: Andy Burnham helps Bolton pupils plant first site of 120 mile new Northern Forest.

14 March 2018

School children, spades at the ready, are this week turning out in force to play a hands on role in creating a greener landscape for their future. Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham joined them on Wednesday 14 March to plant trees at Smithills, the first site of the ground-breaking new Northern Forest.

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Series of guided winter-themed walks launched in Trafford

25 October 2016

The ‘Wonderful Winter Walks’ start on 8 November and carry on into the new year aiming to get people out and about in the great outdoors.

Companies asked to ‘Plant a tree this Christmas’

19 October 2016

City of Trees is urging businesses throughout Greater Manchester to plant a tree this Christmas.

Launch of ‘walk and talk’ supporting those with dementia

18 October 2016

A new walking group for people living with dementia, their families, friends and carers will begin on 26th October in Longford Park, Stretford.

Public encouraged to share their tree story

11 October 2016

City of Trees’ Heritage Trees project aims to celebrate, record and protect our local tree heritage - the trees, woodlands, hedgerows and orchards which are part of the fabric of our towns and cities - and is encouraging the public to share their tree story.

Seminar success

5 October 2016

On 22 September City of Trees hosted a free seminar which aimed to inform and inspire attendees to think about innovative urban greening initiatives in our cities and towns.