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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.

Councils in England fail to enforce planning policy leaving ancient woodland still under threat

by Kevin Stanley, PR officer on 01 August 2019

One year on from strengthened protection in England, local planners are still failing to safeguard the ancient woodland that changes were meant to protect.

The Woodland Trust praises First Minister’s key decision on M4 relief road

by Rory Francis, Communications Officer - Wales on 04 June 2019

The Woodland Trust (Coed Cadw) the UK’s largest woodland conservation charity, has warmly welcomed the decision announced by Mark Drakeford today not to proceed with the M4 relief road.

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.

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.

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.

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New funding will kickstart massive stocktake of England’s ancient woodland

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 12 April 2019

The Ancient Woodland Inventory for England is to get a radical overhaul to enable changes in national planning policy to be properly implemented.

Found: Europe’s largest collection of ancient oak trees… and it’s in Oxfordshire!

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 26 March 2019

Conservation charity the Woodland Trust is challenging people across the UK to find and map ancient trees, after its Ancient Tree Inventory project helped confirm the biggest collection of ancient oak trees in Europe.

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.

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.

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