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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Patagonia donates to WWI centenary project

17 July 2017

Through their 1% for the Planet Foundation, Patagonia have made a $3,000 donation towards City of Trees’ Heroes Wood project. This builds on the success of a crowd-funding appeal that took place last year, raising £51,650.

City of Trees to host walks and talk at RHS Tatton

17 July 2017

Working alongside Bruntwood in their Feature Garden the leading environmental charity will be delivering a range of activities to engage and inspire.

Wythenshawe woodland turns from ‘gloom’ to ‘bloom’

12 July 2017

Urban oasis Gorse Covert in the South Manchester suburb of Wythenshawe has been nominated for a North West in Bloom award.

Trust calls for people to nominate Manchester's greatest trees for Tree of the Year

5 July 2017

The Woodland Trust is urging tree lovers in Manchester to stump up nominations to become the next Tree of the Year, with the conservation charity also calling on Government to act on proposals which could lead to increased protection for some of our most famous and ancient specimens.

The University of Manchester staff support local causes

22 June 2017

Through their recent staff survey, the University of Manchester have raised an amazing £1,837 to support the work of City of Trees.

Blog: Air quality: Sustainable Solutions for Greater Manchester

16th June 2017

On the UK’s first ever National Clean Air Day, 15 June 2017, City of Trees, Transport for Greater Manchester, and Jacobs came together to organize an event aimed at businesses on sustainable solutions for the problem of air pollution in Greater Manchester.