Husband and wife team up to raise money to plant trees

4 September 2019

Ryan and Rebecca Jones, from Swinton, completed a 40-mile cycle from Salford to Bolton to highlight the plight of the environment, raising over £400 for leading environmental charity City of Trees.

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BLOG: Manchester Black Poplars: A tall tale of how a city got it’s very own tree

5 November 2018

Ahead of National Tree Week, City of Trees shares the fascinating history behind the Native Black or ‘Manchester’ Poplar which grew out of the industrial revolution. Once a familiar site, and one of few trees to survive the heavy pollution, these Manchester-marvels are now a much rarer find!

National Tree Week Heroes

1 November 2018

Ahead of National Tree Week we’re celebrating some of our tree planting heroes! Support our #NationalTreeWeekHeroes campaign by donating £10 to help plant a tree. Donate online or text ROOT10 £10 to 70070. 

‘Trees for Learning’ takes root

31 October 2018

Ahead of National Tree Week, City of Trees has been sowing new saplings with schools across Greater Manchester.

City of Trees to host seminar to look at the contribution of trees and Green Infrastructure (GI) to creating resilient cities

29 October 2018

Following on from the recent IPCC (UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report) which outlined the shocking risks of rising temperatures and flooding, the charity is hosting an event to look at how trees and GI can be part of the solution


BLOG: Terrifying Trees this Halloween

26 October 2018

This Halloween we celebrate spooky trees, magic and mystery surrounding trees and woods as well as share some tall terrible tales!

BLOG: Celebrating apple day

18 October 2018

Apple day traditionally falls on 21 October in the UK.