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Woodland Trust welcomes Welsh Government’s support for a national forest

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 20 March 2019

The Woodland Trust (Coed Cadw) has welcomed a statement by Lesley Griffiths, Wales’ Minister for Environment, Energy and Rural Affairs, in which she pledged to “accelerate woodland creation” and to progress the First Minister’s commitment to create a new national forest for Wales.

HRH The Duke of Sussex joins the Woodland Trust and schoolchildren to plant trees in support of The Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 20 March 2019

The Woodland Trust has today planted trees with HRH The Duke of Sussex and children from a London primary school in support of The Queen’s Commonwealth Canopy.

The Woodland Trust responds to sickening practice of preventing birds from nesting

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 18 March 2019

Housing developers have been putting netting over trees and hedgerows to prevent birds from nesting before construction work. While not unlawful, this shows a disregard for birds and other wildlife.

New woodland created at zoo to feed animals and boost native wildlife

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 18 March 2019

We've been working with Marwell Zoo to create woodland that can be used as browse. Read our joint press release here.

Magic million – and over 61,000 in Wales!

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 09 March 2019

Woodland Trust hits free tree milestone, and 61,755 of these trees will be planted by 356 organisations throughout Wales this planting season.

Rugby folk plant natural legacy for rugby union’s only VC decorated First World War hero

by Andy Bond, Senior PR officer on 08 March 2019

While the Six Nations rugby reaches an exciting climax rugby union has been honouring a true hero from the past.

Join the Woodland Trust threat detector network

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 08 March 2019

We're looking for people across the south of England to help us fight inappropriate development that threatens ancient woodland.

East West Rail tries to silence the Woodland Trust

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 06 March 2019

We've been asked to sign a non-disclosure agreement stopping us from sharing details of a proposed new rail route with you, our supporters.

Oban hill completes Woodland Trust’s 'rainforest five'

by George Anderson, PR & Communications Officer - Scotland on 15 February 2019

Woodland Trust Scotland has taken over care of a prominent Oban wood, completing a suite of Scottish rainforest sites stretching from Argyll to Skye.

HS2 Ltd "guilty of institutional amnesia"

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 14 February 2019

Our ecologist Luci Ryan will today tell Westminster how a high turnover of staff at HS2 Ltd has led to institutional amnesia, failures in governance and breaches of assurance.