14thMay 2024

Observatree and plant health using citizen science

14.05.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Discover how using citizen science, you can help spot new pest and disease threats to UK trees The Observatree project is a citizen science project led by Forest Research, in collaboration with key organisations. Find education and training resources under Plant Health Action (linked to the English curriculum).

7thMarch 2024

Blossom Day 2024

07.03.24|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Do you have fruit trees in your school grounds or local greenspace? If so, find out how you can take part in Blossom Day 2024! Greenspace Scotland have signposted this Scottish charity for traditional orchards which helps people and communities across Scotland to celebrate one of nature’s wonders – fruit [...]

24thJanuary 2024

FREE Trees – including fruit trees for primary schools

24.01.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

TCV’s annual I Dig Trees campaign encourages community tree planting across the UK by providing free tree packs, each with up to 50 young native trees ready for planting. The campaign provides packs for different locations and the wildlife they are trying to attract. There is also a Fruit Tree [...]

14thDecember 2023

Take part in the Young Tree Champions programme!

14.12.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , |

The Young Tree Champions programme supports schools across the UK to embark on impactful nature-based projects that connect pupils and teachers to trees and nature, helping them to develop the knowledge, skills and tools they need to speak up to protect trees and our planet. Find out how to: Become [...]

28thNovember 2023

It’s National Tree Week!

28.11.23|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , |

National Tree Week (November 27 - December 5, 2023) is the UK’s largest annual tree celebration. Each year, the country’s conservation sector, volunteer groups and tree-lovers come together to plant thousands of trees to mark the start of the tree planting season. Check out some handy tree facts and historical [...]

12thSeptember 2023

I Dig Trees – orders open! A great opportunity for schools and community groups.

12.09.23|Categories: Funding, Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

The winter tree planting season isn't too far away. TCV has launched their 2023/24 I Dig Trees campaign, providing free trees to community groups and schools across the UK. Tree planting can boost biodiversity, alleviate flood risk, enhance the landscape, and more! The right trees for the right places: Have [...]