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Atlantic Woodland Alliance launched to save Scotland’s rainforest

by George Anderson, PR & Communications Officer - Scotland on 20 May 2019

Some of Scotland’s largest nature conservation organisations are coming together in a bid to save the country’s dwindling rainforests - found on the west coast from Wester Ross down to Argyll.

Young people to plant first trees of pioneering new forest

by Andy Bond, Senior PR officer on 10 May 2019

Hundreds of young people gathered on a former coal mine site as they planted the first trees of Britain’s first Young People’s Forest.

The search is on for the most spectacular trees

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 09 May 2019

The Woodland Trust is searching for the most loved, visually stunning tree, with the most fascinating story, for Tree of the Year 2019.

A woodland dedication is a truly unique gift for Father’s Day

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 07 May 2019

This Father’s Day, you can dedicate a tree or woodland to your dad.

Ash dieback is predicted to cost £15 billion in Britain

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 06 May 2019

A team of researchers including the Woodland Trust has calculated the true economic cost of ash dieback. The predictions are staggering, including the estimated total cost of ash dieback to the UK.

Woodland Trust supports calls to halt HS2 site clearance

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 03 May 2019

The Woodland Trust has welcomed calls by more than 40 local councils to stop advance site clearance for HS2.

UK needs 50 million new trees per year to hit net zero carbon emissions by 2050

by Steve Marsh, PR Manager on 02 May 2019

The Committee on Climate Change’s report published today outlines the stark increase in woodland expansion needed to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

Poet branches out into a greener future

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 25 April 2019

Wales’ former National Poet, Gillian Clarke, has been busy planting trees at her smallholding. And thanks to the Welsh Government’s Glastir Woodland Creation scheme, all farmers and landowners are being encouraged follow her example.

Woodland Trust saves veteran trees from the chop in Cheltenham

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 18 April 2019

Ancient and veteran trees in Cheltenham have been saved from the chop thanks to dogged campaigning by the Woodland Trust and the Ancient Tree Forum.

Relax into summer with some woodland yoga

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 15 April 2019

Experience the relaxation of practising yoga in a natural woodland setting