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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Harworth employees dig deep for City of Trees

11 December 2017

Harworth Group plc supports environmental charity City of Trees with nearly 40,000 saplings being planted across Wigan and Bolton.

Inspiring children to love trees

5 December 2017

We worked with students from The University of Salford and pupils from Spotland Primary School to create this film about the importance of our trees and woods.

A lost legacy: Manchester’s Royal Botanical Garden

20 November 2017

This National Tree Week (25th November – 3rd December) leading environmental charity City of Trees uncovers Manchester’s hidden heritage – exploring the treasures of the city’s botanical past.

Heroes Wood showcases ‘tree tribute’ to fallen soldiers

Friday 10 November 2017

The first trees have been planted to help create a memorial woodland for Greater Manchester ahead of Remembrance Sunday.

Community coppicing social enterprise scoops £10,000 funding pot

30 October 2017

Greenwood Twiggs has been awarded the TD GreenStreets grant to help create a hectare of coppice woodland in Bury, Greater Manchester.