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New Trees Feedback

May 6, 2020 by

We were delighted to receive some feedback from local residents about the new trees that have been planted in Boswall. "We just wanted to say thank you for the new trees on our street and surrounding streets! We are very glad to see them as the existing trees are quite mature and our area would n... Read More

New Street Trees

March 16, 2020 by

New street trees have been planted across the city thanks to funding from donations through Tree Time. These images are from new street trees in Craiglockhart Road. Here are locations of the new trees that have been planted under Tree Time Tree Planting Maps... Read More

Valentines day Facebook campaign success

February 6, 2020 by

We’ve reached over 8,700 people so far with our Valentines Tree Time campaign Facebook advert which has had 55 likes and loves from people on Facebook who just really like our post. Help us to raise more money for our incredibly important Tree Time campaign. And you can check us out on Facebook... Read More

New Street Tree Planting Underway

January 31, 2020 by

Today we planted trees on Stevenson Drive in the Saughton area, with over £30,000 raised since the launch it's a fantastic way to celebrate our success. Joined by Culture and Communities Convenor Councillor Donald Wilson and ELGT Chair  Kate Broughton, we planted two trees which in this urban a... Read More

Christmas Campaign

December 16, 2019 by

There is still time to make a donation to Tree Time which makes an ideal Christmas gift. We’ll send you a personalised donation certificate as thanks for your support. You can also adopt a tree or donate towards a new tree being planted which include a personal plaque. You may have seen this ad... Read More

Earth be Glad fair at St Johns Church

November 8, 2019 by

We all know how important trees are for our health and well being and St Johns kindly allowed us to have a stall promoting our important work. We had some amazing feedback from one supporter who thanked us after adopting a Weeping Ash tree in Saughton Park with a plaque dedicated to the memory of... Read More

Let’s Ride event

November 8, 2019 by

The 'Lets Ride' event in the Meadows was a great success and enabled us to speak to many people about the importance of protecting Edinburgh's trees. We were delighted to promote Tree Time to cycling enthusiasts, the benefits of keeping Edinburgh green are well known to cyclists who use its roads... Read More

Donations and stories

August 6, 2019 by

Thank you to those who have donated. We now have a number of trees that have been adopted but there are still plenty available. If you have a story about a particular tree then please let us know as we are keen to find out about why they are important to you.... Read More

Donations coming in

June 21, 2019 by

Thank you to those that have made a recent donation towards Tree Time. We will keep you posted on where and when new trees will be planted.... Read More

Tree Time Launch

June 18, 2019 by

Thank you to Flora Stevenson Nursery, Cllr Cammy Day, Tim Hall and Professor Alan Spence for helping us with the launch of Tree Time. Charlie Cumming, Chief Executive, Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust said: “Urban trees are crucial in providing green corridors and make up some of ... Read More

Thank you to our supporters

June 18, 2019 by

Thank you to the support from City of Edinburgh Council, Woodland Trust and The Mushroom Trust who have helped make a contribution to the development and promotion of Tree Time... Read More

New fruit trees at Hailes Quarry Park

March 12, 2019 by

With the help of an eager volunteer we planted a lovely apple and plum tree orchard in Hailes Quarry Park funded by the Mushroom Trust. We're looking forward to them bearing fruit in a couple of years, hopefully they will become a great resource for the local community. ... Read More