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Tree Charter pole takes root on the Irwell Sculpture Trail

13 November 2018

A 15 ft high hand carved solid oak pole representing the Tree Charter’s ‘Make Trees Accessible to All’ principle has been unveiled at Drinkwater Park in Bury ahead of the first National Tree Charter Day on 24 November.

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BLOG: Ready for the autumn spectacle?

13 September 2018

Every year autumn comes around as a treat to our senses before the dark winter looming ahead of us, and a marked difference to the blooming verdant greenery of summer, now behind us.

How much pollution do trees remove near you? See for yourself…

20 August 2018

Overall, an estimated 1.4 billion kg of air pollutants were removed by woodlands, plants, grasslands and other UK vegetation in 2015.

BLOG: ‘All Our Trees’ springs into tree-surveying action...

8 August 2018

Here City of Trees Field Surveyor Jane (pictured left) shares her experiences about putting a price on Greater Manchester’s trees and woods…

‘Marvellous’ Moss planted on moorland to help combat flooding

2 August 2018

Schoolchildren and community come together to help plant ‘super sponge’ moss on moorland in Oldham to help tackle flooding.

Families encouraged to ‘Go Wild in the Woods’ this summer

2 August 2018

City of Trees is hoping to inspire children to get out and about in Greater Manchester’s great outdoors with free activity ideas and ‘Where to go’ guide.

Hidden heritage of Manchester woodlands to be revealed

19 July 2018

Leading environmental charity City of Trees has received a confirmed National Lottery grant for their ‘Woodland Futures’ project.

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