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Tennis star drops Konta-roversial plans to build in ancient woodland

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 14 August 2018

Tennis star Johanna Konta has withdrawn her application to build in ancient woodland following pressure from the Woodland Trust.

Blank canvas quickly becomes a masterpiece for nature

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 14 August 2018

Find out how the Woodland Trust has been working with Helen and Christopher Neave to create a haven for nature.

You Konta be serious? Tennis star plans development in ancient woodland

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 09 August 2018

Tennis star Johanna Konta could find herself at fault with new planning rules if she presses ahead with proposals to build in ancient woodland.

Future of ancient woods and trees secured following decades of campaigning by Woodland Trust

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 24 July 2018

New planning rules have at last given ancient trees and woods the highest possible protection from development.

Are ripe berries a warning for wildlife?

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 20 July 2018

Nature’s Calendar is receiving records of ripe berries – but the heatwave could spell danger for this year’s wild fruit crop, and the animals that feed on them

Grey Abbey garden to open for Woodland Trust

by Kaye Coates, Communications Officer - Northern Ireland on 19 July 2018

Feast your eyes upon the beautiful gardens of Grey Abbey House in County Down on Saturday 8 September. Every penny of the entrance fee supports the Woodland Trust.

Eastleigh’s local plan poses big problems for ancient woods and wildlife

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 17 July 2018

Plans for thousands of houses in a Hampshire borough will cause irreparable damage to woods and wildlife says the Woodland Trust.

“Empty promises, missed opportunities and increased destruction” – Woodland Trust tells MPs HS2 must step up its game.

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 11 July 2018

Loss of ancient woods and trees will hit new heights today unless a group of MPs orders HS2 Ltd to urgently upgrade its plans.

Last chance for schools to plant trees in 2018

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 09 July 2018

Schools wanting to green up their grounds and plant trees this autumn have just weeks to apply for free trees from the Woodland Trust.

Don't be a mug - help save trees!

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 06 July 2018

With the growing war on waste there’s never been a better time to practise the three Rs – Reduce, Re-use, Recycle.