Tree Time News

New Loanhead Trees

April 30, 2024 by

Thanks to funding from Roper Toxicology Consulting Ltd we have been able to plant up 6 new trees in Burghlee Park at Loanhead. ... Read More

Tree Time Last Orders 2023-24

February 8, 2024 by

Please note that the deadline for ordering a new memorial tree for the current tree planting season is February 15th. Any orders placed before this date will be planted in the current tree planting season which ends in March 2024. Any orders placed after February 15th cannot be guaranteed to be p... Read More

500 Trees Planted at Silverknowes Golf Course

December 12, 2023 by

Over the past month we have planted 500 new trees at Silverknowes Golf Course as part of the Edinburgh Million Tree City initiative. Tree planting was carried out with the help of some very enthusiastic corporate volunteers over several days, with help from Ernst & Young, Sopra Steria, Broadridg... Read More

New Trees on Sleigh Drive

November 20, 2023 by

Delighted to see 68 new street trees planted in Sleigh Drive in Edinburgh. 54 were funded thanks to Tree Time donations and 14 that were funded through the Million Tree City Initiative. ... Read More

East Pilton Park Trees

September 28, 2023 by

Earlier this year we planted 600 trees in East Pilton Park. Over the summer, many of them had been overgrown by grass and weeds and needed some extra help. Volunteers from LMG recently spent two days helping us weed the area around each of the young trees, giving them space to grow and thrive. ... Read More

Redbraes Park Wee Forest

July 26, 2023 by

It is great to see the Wee Forest at Redbraes Park is doing very well. Yesterday we had a team of enthusiastic volunteers from Intelligent Growth Solutions coming out to weed and maintain the Wee Forest to help ensure it's continued success. The trees were planted by Broughton Primary School back in... Read More

Eco-Bride Support

July 18, 2023 by

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Eco-Bride to help plant more trees across the region. Eco-Bride is a sustainable bridal studio that specializes in designer sample wedding dresses. The studio offers a unique opportunity for environmentally-conscious brides to find their dream dr... Read More

Tree Planting at Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park

April 21, 2023 by

Great to see new trees being planted in Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park to help mitigate against climate change and to restore nature. ... Read More

Tree Planting by Saughton Tram Stop

April 3, 2023 by

Last Friday a team of volunteers from the Civil Service Sports Council planted 200 new trees at Saughton Tram Stop, completing the three new woodland compartments in this area. With the tree planting season now coming to an end, it was great to see the final tree planting for this project being comp... Read More

Launch of Tree Time in East Lothian

March 30, 2023 by

Delighted to launch the Tree Time initiative in East Lothian with the Provost John McMillian at St Marys Church in Haddington. Charlie Cumming, Chief Executive, Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust said: “Urban trees are crucial in providing green corridors and make up some of East Lot... Read More

500 Trees in East Pilton Park

March 17, 2023 by

This week corporate volunteers from Amazon helped us plant 500 new trees in East Pilton Park. This has resulted in three new woodland compartments including a mixture of species such as birch, hazel, hawthorn, aspen, oak, holly, yew, elder, alder, and crab apple. We mostly planted whips but 15 older... Read More

Tree Planting in West Pilton Park

March 10, 2023 by

This week we were joined by volunteers from Baillie Gifford to plant trees in West Pilton Park. They planted 300 trees which will complete the creation of a new hedge which will run alongside the fence around the park. The group also helped to clear the surrounding area of litter. ... Read More