Projects awarded £10m to plant 84k trees across the UK

A total of 134,000 trees are planned to be planted through the Urban Tree Challenge Fund

‘England has enough free space to triple existing tree cover across the country’

That’s the suggestion from Friends of the Earth, which has analysed unpublished Forestry Commission data and found there is sufficient suitable land for an additional 3.2 million hectares of trees in addition to existing woodland

Arsenal player starts delivering on his pledge to plant 3,000 trees for every win of his team

The football player has planted his first seeds after four wins from Arsenal

Arsenal football player pledges to plant 3,000 trees for every victory by his team

The initiative aims to raise awareness about climate change

UK Government offers £10m to boost tree planting

Successful participants will be offered the option to sell Woodland Carbon Units to the government over 35 years at a guaranteed price

Priceless Planet: Mastercard and partners launch coalition for climate action

The Priceless Planet Coalition brings together organisations including Citibank, Saks Fifth Avenue and Transport for London and aims to plant 100m trees over five years

YouTube launches campaign to plant 20 million trees by 2020

American YouTuber Jimmy Donaldson, known as MrBeast, launched the campaign

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Philippines introduces new law requiring students to plant trees

Elementary school, high school and college students will now have to plant at least 10 trees before they can graduate

Harrogate’s fallen war heroes to be remembered with special trees

Hundreds of Harrogate war heroes who lost their lives in battle will be honoured through the planting of hundreds of trees. The project will see 1,200 trees – one for each soldier who died in the war – planted on land on the outskirts of the town and will serve as a lasting green tribute […]

Business gas supplier to plant 20,000 trees

Business gas supplier CNG is buddying up with the Woodland Trust and plans to plant thousands of trees during 2014. The charity works to restore the UK’s precious ancient woodlands – at the moment it covers only 2% of the UK. Staff, customers, suppliers and the local community are being invited to take part in […]