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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Urban trees breathe life into Salford street

17 May 2017

15 semi-mature trees have been planted along Eccles New Road in Salford as part of City of Trees’ ambition to plant 3 million trees across the region.

Property Alliance Group roots for Rochdale schools

17 May 2017

Market-leading developer Property Alliance Group has supported a nature-based programme of activity across schools in Rochdale, helping to plant more than 400 new trees.

TD Green Streets offers up £20k urban greening grant

10 May 2017

TD Securities, alongside the Community Forest Trust, is offering a cash boost for projects in both Greater Manchester and Greater London.

New hide unveiled to view Trafford’s feathered friends

28 April 2017

The official unveiling of a new refurbished bird hide and educational signage was held on the 27th April, at Broad Ees Dole, Sale Water Park, Trafford.

Bruntwood creates new community woodland alongside local schoolchildren

27 April 2017

Working alongside Primary school pupils, Bruntwood employees and customers dug deep to help over 500 new trees take root.

Join the hunt for Greater Manchester’s Heritage trees

19 April 2017

Greater Manchester is set to become a hunting ground for hidden tree treasures, as volunteers are being recruited to find local trees with community heritage.