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Revaluing Parks and Green Spaces

Posted May 22, 2018

The new research from Fields in Trust has recently been launched and it demonstrates that parks and green spaces across the United Kingdom provide people with over £34 billion of health and wellbeing benefits per... View Article

Another Chelsea Gold for Birmingham

Posted May 22, 2018

Congratulations to the Birmingham Parks Team who were awarded a prestigious RHS Chelsea Flower Show Gold Medal for their Windrush Garden today. This year celebrates the 70th anniversary of the arrival of the Windrush in... View Article

Senneleys Park Get New Noticeboards

Posted April 3, 2018

After months and months of applying for funding the Friends of Senneleys Park have been successful in their Awards for All Bid and at last they have 2 new notice boards in #SenneleysPark. Many thanks... View Article

Green Space Shown to Reduce Depression in Adolescents

Posted March 6, 2018

An American study of over 9,300 adolescents, aged between 12 and 18, has shown that living in an area with more green space is associated with lower rates of depression. The research, which was part... View Article

Protect Heritage Lottery Funding for Parks

Posted March 6, 2018

38 Degrees Campaign Our public parks and open spaces are much loved and used with an estimated 2.6 billion visitors each year but they are also suffering from severe cuts to parks services made by... View Article

Heritage Lottery Funding Consultation

Posted March 6, 2018

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) is currently running a consultation on its role, vision and funding priorities for the next five years (2019 – 2024). Comments are invited on the new approach, which could include... View Article

Marketing and Communications Coordinator at Northfield Ecocentre

Posted February 27, 2018

An exciting opportunity is available to join the Northfield Ecocentre team. We are looking for a Marketing & Communications Co-ordinator to join us to create campaigns that increase our profile, raise levels of user engagement... View Article

Early Bird Deadline for parks gardens and tree management stars to enter the Horticulture Week Custodian Awards 2018

Posted February 15, 2018

It’s time for the stars of the parks, gardens and tree management world to start working on their entries for the Horticulture Week Custodian Awards 2018 – the Early Bird Entry Deadline is 22nd February!... View Article

Create Your own Tree Trail

Posted February 15, 2018

The Tree Council has teamed up with TiCL Media to help people to enjoy the #ChangingViews and share their experiences as they are out walking. What can a TiCL App #TreeTrail do for you? Using... View Article

Fields in Trust Have a Field Day

Posted February 15, 2018

Last summer, thousands of you came together at hundreds of events across the country to celebrate “Have a Field Day”. Fields in Trust are delighted to announce that Have a Field Day will once again... View Article