Category Archives: Tree Planting

Bridgend countryside volunteer opportunities: Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales

Yep it’s that time of year when volunteer events are published showing the breadth of countryside volunteer opportunities in Bridgend. Yes we have listened (Leigh) and with a more joined up approach this year from all volunteer providers, there should … Continue reading

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Bridgend Countryside Volunteers are never Sker-ed of a bit of tree planting!

Tree Planting at Sker Farm, Kenfig Friday 1st February 2012.  Bridgend finally saw some good weather on Friday morning for our latest countryside event.  Some of our veteran tree planters from the last event at Coed y Mwstwr Hotel were … Continue reading

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‘…it only takes some volunteers to plant a thousand trees’

Tree Planting at Coed y Mwswtr Hotel, Coychurch 26thJanuary 2013 This was the first Bridgend Countryside volunteer event of the year and snow was still on the ground when we met at Coed y Mwtswr Hotel for some tree planting.Coed … Continue reading

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Reminder – events this weekend 26th/27th Jan 2013

A quick reminder about this weekend’s events:- Sat 26th Jan – Tree planting day at Coed y Mwstwr 10am For more info contact Rob Jones on 07974 751399 Sun 27th Jan – Beach clean at Sker Rocks 10am (meet at … Continue reading

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Sat 26th Jan 2013 – Tree planting day at Coed y Mwstwr Hotel

Hi all, can I first wish you all a happy (and snowy!) new year! I’m currently putting together the programme of events for the coming year and will send that out shortly.  However, we have set up a tree planting … Continue reading

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What to do in one morning?…Plant wildlife-friendly native trees!

(Extract from and courtesy of BBC Wildlife Magazine) The Woodland Trust aims to plant 3 million British grown native saplings this autumn and winter. Schools and communities can apply for free pack of 30, 105 and 420 trees, and full … Continue reading

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Sat 24th & Sun 25th Nov – Join us for Community Tree planting in Maesteg

For more information please click on the link below: Join us in some community tree planting

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