Janine Hawkins wins Charity Chair of the Year!
27 September 2023
Janine Hawkins wins Charity Chair of the Year at the Third Sector Awards 2023. Janine is the Chair of Trustees at Trees for Cities and has been fundamental since joining in 2010.
19 September 2023
Check out some of the amazing photos sent in through our summer photo competition!
Our 2022/23 Planting Impact
7 September 2023
The latest Trees for Cities planting numbers are in! We look back on what you've helped us achieve, and how far we’ve come across our (almost!) 30 year history.
How urban trees turn down the heat
4 August 2023
Discover how urban trees work wonders in helping mitigate the effects of the climate crisis. What is the urban heat island effect, and how are trees part of the solution?
The importance of urban parks and green spaces
28 July 2023
Having urban parks and green spaces available for everyone to access is incredibly important for our physical and mental health and well-being.
Garden Pen Pals
24 July 2023
We connected 2 schools from across the world to allow the pupils an opportunity to ask each other about their experiences with food growing.
New green playgrounds help mitigate flood risk
20 July 2023
We've been working with three Leicester schools to revamp their playgrounds with new gardens, trees and planters as part of a natural approach to managing localised flood risk.
A Gnome's Adventure with Trees for Cities!
13 July 2023
After working with Our Lady and St George Primary School in London on a fantastic Edible Playground, we were approached by their students with a special ask...
Trees for Cities partnership with The Sensory Trust
11 July 2023
As a community-focused charity, we are dedicated to improving our accessibility to ensure that as many people as possible can reach and enjoy our services.
Ealing Tree Festival 2023
29 June 2023
We worked in partnership with Ealing Council to hold our second Ealing Tree Festival!
London Climate Action Week 2023
27 June 2023
What better time to look into some of our London-based tree planting projects than London Climate Action Week! Let's see how our work is supporting key climate action themes.
Why it’s so important to water young urban trees
16 June 2023
Find out how Trees for Cities is keeping our newly planted trees alive during the summer months through watering - and how you can help out too!