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27thJanuary 2022

Become a young tree champion!

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Apply to the Tree Council for a fantastic opportunity and resources to help tackle the climate and nature crises by delivering a Young Tree Champion project in your school. Watch a video to hear about the experiences of some Scottish pupils and teachers. Deadline for applications is Thursday 3 February 2022.

11thNovember 2021

Free trees

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The I Dig Trees campaign from TCV and OVO Energy is providing 600,000 free trees to community groups and organisations across England, Wales and Scotland. Packs are available of 50 trees, including oak, birch and rowan. Maximum 19 packs per application. Trees can be ordered for delivery up to the end of March, but are going fast!

6thOctober 2021

Why not grow a tree?

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Download the Tree Council’s new beautifully illustrated guides to gathering and planting trees from seed here. Share photos and videos of your amazing seed gathering on social media using #SeedGatheringSeason.

22ndSeptember 2021

Trees for community groups

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The International Tree Foundation  is accepting applications for the 2021/22 tree planting season from community groups as part of its UK Community Tree Planting Programme. Grants of up to £6,000 are available. Find details here.

19thAugust 2021

Glasgow primary children regenerate local wasteland by planting trees

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This Daily Record article (27 July 2021) describes how pupils at St Teresa's Primary school in Glasgow have been learning more about their local area and improving it. This is just the sort of action that is recognised by the Learning for Sustainabilty Awards! Hurry though, nominations close 12th September [...]