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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Wates marks ‘Reshaping Tomorrow week' with school activities in Stockport

13 June 2017

Wates, one of the largest privately owned construction, development and property services companies in the UK, marked their annual week of community action with City of Trees.

Free family fun at Sale Water Park

6 June 2017

City of Trees is encouraging families to ‘Go Wild’ at Sale Water Park with a fun-filled day of free family activities on Saturday 17 June.

Trees, transport and technology: The solutions to poor air quality?

31 May 2017

An event will be held on 15 June in Manchester to mark National Clean Air Day to raise awareness about poor air quality in the region.

‘Forage and Feast’ event set to showcase the fruits of the urban forest

30 May 2017

The urban scavenging hunt will take place on Sunday 11 June at Chorlton Water Park and will show people how to create fantastic feasts out of naturally-found ingredients.

Stevenson Square blooms after spring spruce

22 May 2017

A group of green guardians came together on the 19th May to give a burst of colour to Stevenson Square in Manchester City Centre’s trendy Northern Quarter.