Frogwatch walk and pond dip

Saturday, 24 March, 2018 - 13:00

The Darcy Lever Gravel Pits Action Group will be running their annual Frogwatch walk and pond dip in Bolton.

Call for trees to be used as a technique to help ‘combat flooding’

19 March 2018

Ahead of World Water Day on 22 March new research reveals the positive impact that trees in our urban environments can have – ‘slowing the flow’ of water.

Peatland restoration event

Saturday, 7 April, 2018 - 10:30

Join us as we work to restore sections of important peatland to improve water quality, alleviate flooding, aid carbon storage and help wildlife.

BOOK NOW! Seminar: Securing our urban forests of the future

Seminar: Securing our urban forests of the future

Wednesday, 2 May, 2018 - 09:30

‘Securing our urban forests of the future’ will be held on Wednesday 2 May at Whitworth Art Gallery, and brings together key organisations in the urban forestry sector, as well as sharing best practice from across the globe.

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.

Historic first planting of ‘groundbreaking’ Northern Forest

12 March 2018

The ambition to create a Northern Forest spanning 120 miles took root today on the hills above Bolton.

Gardening in a changing climate

Thursday, 15 March, 2018 - 18:00

This event will be a unique opportunity to hear from scientists and practitioners across different sectors about gardens and climate change.

MediaCityUK and City of Trees: Leaving a Legacy

6 March 2018

To celebrate the BBC’s Sustainability Season, MediaCityUK are proud to be supporting the City of Trees movement.