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Woodland Trust appoints new CEO

by Steve Marsh, PR Manager on 18 September 2019

The Woodland Trust is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Darren Moorcroft as chief executive.

Poetic encounter in a condemned wood highlights what will be lost to HS2

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 17 September 2019

We've been working with artists Harriet and Rob Fraser to create a temporary artwork in one of the 108 woods that will be lost to the rail project should it go ahead.

Woodland Trust response to pausing of ancient woodland removal on HS2

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 16 September 2019

Government has today announced ancient woodland removal on HS2 will be paused pending the current review - but there are exceptions.

Ancient woodland saved at Tirpentwys near Pontypool!

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 16 September 2019

The habitat of cuckoos, bats and mature oaks and beech is reprieved in a key Welsh Government planning decision

Achubwyd coetir hynafol yn Nhirpentwys ger Pont-y-pŵl!

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 16 September 2019

Rhai o'r hen goed ffawydd yn Craig Major a Craig Sion Siencyn (Llun WTML/Jane Corey

Scotland’s Tree of the Year 2019

by George Anderson, PR & Communications Officer - Scotland on 13 September 2019

Following public nominations earlier in the year the six finalists were chosen by an expert panel convened by Woodland Trust Scotland.

Ten fantastic trees vying to be England's Tree of the Year

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 09 September 2019

Meet the leafy giants vying to take the crown in England's Tree of the Year contest

Root for your favourite as Northern Ireland's Tree of the Year shortlist is revealed

by Lynsey Nixon, Communications & Engagement Manager - Northern Ireland on 09 September 2019

Six spectacular trees are in the running to be named Northern Ireland's Tree of the Year. Find your favourite.

HS2: Ancient woodlands on borrowed time

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 15 August 2019

Swathes of ancient woodland are living on borrowed time as HS2 starts to force its way through our countryside. But it's not too late to stand up for the irreplaceable habitat.

Ancient woodlands get stay of execution after work is paused on Hereford road schemes

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 09 August 2019

Ancient woodlands in Hereford are getting a stay of execution after a decision to pause all work on two bypasses.