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How is Greater Manchester Helping Our Natural Environment?

Here in Greater Manchester, we’re putting the environment at the heart of our plans for the future of our city region – alongside people’s future jobs and homes. So, how are we helping the natural world today, tomorrow and together?

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Call for schools across Greater Manchester to ‘grow their school’ with trees

A new scheme is being led by City of Trees and is open to all schools across the city region. As part of the initiative, City of Trees will supply free trees as well as organising a ‘how to plant’ day with pupils.

Greater Manchester Tree Month
Join us for Greater Manchester Tree Month!

City of Trees celebrates Greater Manchester’s treasure trove of trees and woodlands and encourages people to learn more about their amazing benefits this November.

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FREE WEBINAR: Biodiversity Net Gain in Greater Manchester

Professionals working on the delivery of Biodiversity Net Gain Greater Manchester will want to sign up for this new webinar.

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RHS Garden Bridgewater to open in July 2020

This week, the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) announced that its fifth garden and first new garden for nearly two decades, RHS Garden Bridgewater, is opening to the public from Thursday 30 July 2020.

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Greater Manchester to Invest Over £1.5million in New Tree Planting

The city region has secured funding from The Urban Tree Challenge Fund, matching existing resources, to plant both small saplings and large urban trees.



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Investing in Nature

Elliot House 151 Deansgate, Manchester

The IGNITION project is a ground-breaking project that aims to develop innovative financing solutions for investment in Greater Manchester’s natural environment. This investment will help to build the city region’s […]

COP26 North West Power to the People: Enabling a Smart Energy Transition

Escape to Freight Island Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St,, Manchester

Tuesday 9 November 2021 Escape to Freight Island, Mayfield Depot, 11 Baring St, Manchester, M1 2PZ  Main programme 9.30-13.30 Smart talk sessions 13.30 -15.00 The North West has long been […]

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