The Woodland Trust featured Goostrey hedge planting

Goostrey featured in The Woodland Trust’s newsletter this month:

I’ve been a Woodland Trust member for 20 years and a cub scout leader for five, so as there hasn’t really been any woodland conservation or planting for years here in Goostrey, Cheshire, I decided to combine the two. With some help from a local landowner, funding from the Goostrey Rose Festival and our local Brownie pack, we planted a new woodland bank (a bongs in local dialect) along the stream that runs through our village.

It proved so successful, with over 35 young people involved, each planting a tree to nurture and enjoy, that I am already planning the next event in March!”

Paul Kemsley, Woodland Trust member

Goostrey on The Woodland Trust website

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