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May 2018

The Art of the Park

Sat 19 May, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

online – Greenwich Park, Greenwich
London, SE10 8Xj United Kingdom
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Free

Celebrating the first Urban Tree Festival 18th–20th May Artist, Xanthe Mosley, has drawn a picture every day of Greenwich Park – its trees, statues & places of interest. She has mapped these drawings – now, using TiCL App, you can explore the Park and find the views she drew. The weblink is a map of the drawings and TiCL App helps you navigate the park and find the viewpoints she drew. See and explore the park through an artist’s eyes…

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London: 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sat 19 May, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

On-line – 12 trees London, United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

To Celebrate the first Urban Tree Festival, 18th-20th May, we asked Tree Officers in all London’s 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. The weblink is a map of the Boroughs that have contributed to the project. Click on each pin to see the trees the tree officers chose. Use TiCL App to find those trees when you’re out and about. London’s loveliest trees – chosen by London’s own tree officers for you to explore.…

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The Great Trees of London

Sat 19 May, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 27 May, 2018

online – The Great Trees London, United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

This is a map of London’s Great Trees which has been updated and edited over the last 4 years by tree officers, tree wardens, tree experts and members of the public. TiCL App will help you find the trees nearby when you’re out and about. Happy tree hunting!

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Urban Tree Festival: Explore the Urban Forest: Peckham SE15

Sat 19 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
Peckham Rye Station, SE15 5DQ, Rye Lane
London, SE15 5DQ United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of 'London Street Trees' (Guardian Nature Books  of 2017) to entice you to Explore the Urban Forest in Peckham Head to the temperate climes of Peckham, where a fascinating variety of trees - old and new - may be encountered on the hip streets of this trendy south London enclave. Thanks to the enlightened planting decisions of Southwark Council (one of the top London…

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Urban Tree Festival: Haiku in a Japanese Garden

Sat 19 May, 2018 @ 1:00 pm BST
‘Cafe on the Rye’. SE15 3UA, Within Peckham Rye Park
London, SE15 3UA United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival join us to write and recite poetry in a stylised garden Haiku in a Japanese Garden - a creative writing walkshop  Meet outside the 'Cafe on the Rye'. SE15 3UA (within Peckham Rye Park). Haiku on the Rye Walk, talk, recite, write haiku Foot powered poems Free form walk in which you get to write and inspire others to write haiku.  With the option to have them printed and published in a…

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Urban Tree Festival: Stalking the Hardy Ash – a photography walkshop

Sat 19 May, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
Kentish Town rail & tube station, Kentish Town Road
London, NW5 2AA United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome nature photographer and writer Peter Coles to lead this photography walkshop: Stalking the Hardy Ash Just over 150 years ago, poet and novelist Thomas Hardy while working as an architect’s technician was in charge of the excavation of the graveyard in Old St Pancras churchyard, arranging for the removal of gravestones so that work could continue on the London & Midland railway. The gravestones were leant up against…

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Urban Tree Festival: Mindfulness in the city

Sat 19 May, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm BST
St Giles in the Field, St Giles in the Field, 60 St Giles High St
London, WC2H 8LG United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome yoga and mindfulness teacher Mel Sutton to lead a walkshop on Mindfulness in the city. Who says you can't be mindful in the heart of the city? Join us on this urban oasis as we learn some mindful techniques. Experience how the mind and breath are closely entwined. As we calm our breath we experience a calmer mind and a spiritual connection to the earth. Walking and…

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Urban Tree Festival: Urban Tree Talk

Sat 19 May, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm BST
Waterloo Creative Studios, Old Paradise Yard, 20 Crlisle Lane
London,, SE1 7LG United Kingdom
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Free

We are celebrating Urban Trees through an Urban Tree Festival over the weekend of the 18-20 May 2018. Urban Tree Talk is an opportunity for people who have supported the Festival, as well as those working in encouraging, planting and in urban tree husbandry, to come together and share their enthusiasms.  A "show and tell" of their experience, knowledge and stories and their aspirations about urban trees. The Urban Tree Festival wouldn't have happened without the tremendous support from more…

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Urban Tree Festival: Explore the Urban Forest – Stoke Newington

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
Stoke Newington Tea House, N16 0LA, Stoke Newington Church Street
London, N16 0LA United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of 'London Street Trees' (Guardian Nature Books  of 2017) to entice you to Explore the Urban Forest in Stoke Newington Discover the remarkable diversity of exotic and native trees planted in this part of Hackney - London's Urban Arboretum. We will see rare trees such as Wild Service and one of London's largest Handkerchief trees. The walk will start outside the Stoke Newington Tea…

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Urban Tree Festival: Orchard to Orchard – a tour of 3 housing estate orchards

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm BST
Peabody Square, Peabody Square, Blackfriars Road
London,, SE1 8JQ United Kingdom
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£10

As part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival we are delighted to welcome Carole Wright, community gardener and orchard manager to lead an intriguing tour of three orchards in her care. A walk led by local SE1 resident Carole Wright, a community gardener and orchardist who manages the the three urban orchards which are nestled in biodiversity rich housing land. Discover award winning estate gardens, green roofs, listed buildings and social history. Come and hear first hand the experience…

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Urban Tree Festival: Visualisation, Mindfulness and Movement walkshop

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 11:15 am - 12:45 pm BST
Red Cross Garden, 50 Redcross Way
London,, SE1 1HA United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome yoga and mindfulness teacher Mel Sutton to lead a walkshop on Visualisation, Mindfulness and Movement. On this walk we will starting in Red Cross Garden and then walk to nearby Mint Street Park, both pretty gardens managed by Bankside Open Spaces Trust Surrounded by nature we have chosen this peaceful garden to explore different ways you can experience mindfulness. This interactive event will make this a fun…

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Urban Tree Festival: Stalking King James I’s Mulberries

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm BST
Deptford Rail station, Deptford High Street
London, SE8 3PQ United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome Peter Coles, co-creator of Morus Londonium to entice you to Discover London’s Mulberry Heritage. Mulberry trees are often associated with the silk industry, as their leaves are the sole diet of the silkworm. James I imported thousands of mulberries to England in the early 17th century for a silk project, which failed after a few decades. But London’s mulberry heritage pre-dates James and goes back to Tudor,…

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Urban Tree Festival: Tree or False? a tree-sure hunt

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm BST
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Gardens, Imperial War Museum
London, SE1 6HZ United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival, Tree or False? Reckon you know the facts from the fibs about trees & nature? This is a fun and interactive walkshop which will follow the park's "Ice Age Tree Trail" to bolster your knowledge of interesting tree facts with a unique spin on "true or false". All participants will be provided with a unique make-your-own identification guide and learning journal which will be used throughout the event. Hunt for treasure, share with the group and…

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Creating and exploring Tree Trails with TiCL

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Wandsworth, Putt in the Park,, Putt in the Park, Wandsworth Park, Putney Bridge Road
Putney, London SW18 1PP United Kingdom
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Free

Did you know that more than 70 London Parks including Wandsworth Park now have self-guided TiCL App tree trails created by their Friends Groups? These tree trails are a fun way to explore and learn about the different tree species in a park. To celebrate the first Urban Tree Festival and the creation of their own tree trail, the Friends of Wandsworth Park have invited TiCL App’s creator, Simon Edwards aka @TiCLme, to demonstrate just how easy it is to…

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Urban Tree Festival: Haiku in Queen’s Wood

Sun 20 May, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm BST
Queen’s Wood Community Cafe, Queens Wood Lodge 42 Muswell Hill Road,
London,, N10 3JP United Kingdom
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£10

Part of the first ever Urban Tree Festival Explore Haiku Woods Walk, talk, recite, write haiku Foot powered poems Free form walk in which you get to write and inspire others to write haiku.  With the option to have them printed and published in a zine – as an anthology from the walkshop. We are off to Haiku in Queen’s Wood, to step into a woodland wonderland. Walk with us composing haiku, through one of London’s best preserved woods and…

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May 2019

London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sat 18 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Sat 18 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sat 18 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Green Your Commute

Sat 18 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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Tai Trees

Sat 18 May @ 8:00 am - 8:45 am BST
Lloyd Square Garden, Islington
London, WC1X 9BA United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Tai Chi under the trees in a beautiful leafy Georgian Square in Clerkenwell. Derek Pearce, an experienced teacher from London’s Mei Quan Academy will lead 30 people young and old through dynamic and tranquil moves, evoking the trees’ expansiveness and rootedness to place. Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Tonkin Liu architects who not only created our new logo but are also inviting you to take part in…

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Urban Tree Festival: Explore the Urban Forest: Angel to Old Street

Sat 18 May @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am BST
Angel tube station, Upper Street
London, N1 8XX United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of "London Street Trees" and "London is a Forest" to lead a 2 hour walkshop to Explore the Urban Forest. Soaring planes and rare exotic trees feature on this walk around the backstreets of Islington and Shoreditch. Starting at Angel tube station, we criss-cross City Road and weave our way between the boroughs of Islington and Hackney where quite…

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Woodland Magic and Forest Fun – Horsenden Hill

Sat 18 May @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm BST
Horsenden Hill, The Hayloft, Horsenden Farm, Horsenden Lane North,
Greenford, UB6 7PQ United Kingdom
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Free

We are delighted to welcome the Friends of Horsenden Hill who invite you to experience some Woodland magic and forest fun throughout Saturday 18 May. Made up of three main areas, Horsenden Hill is the largest single nature conservation site within the borough of Ealing at 100 ha. Located in Perivale this site comprises of meadows, wetland and woodland habitat so there is plenty to see. About the park:   A beautiful area of ancient woodland, grassland, ponds and hedgerows, that…

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The urban forest and the tree officers who manage it

Sat 18 May @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm BST
Southwark Underground station, Blackfriars Road
London, SE1 8JZ United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of the Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome John Parker, tree officer at Transport for London, and executive board member of the London Tree Officers’ Association. This walk will explore some of the streets around Southwark. John Parker will be looking at trees and other green infrastructure in the area and describing the environmental, economic and social benefits that trees bring to London. The crucial role of London's tree officers and managers will also be examined; the…

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Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio

Sat 18 May @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Paddington Recreation Ground, Paddington Recreation Ground, Randolph Avenue , Maida Vale
London, W9 1PD United Kingdom
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Free

We are delighted to welcome artist Gail Astbury, who is taking up residence in our Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio. Urban Tree Festival Outdoor Studio:  Novice or expert when wielding a paintbrush or sketching pencil why not visit the Outdoors Studio and try your hand at capturing trees in our urban neighbourhoods on paper. Gail Astbury has chosen her local park as her Outdoor Studio: Paddington Recreation Ground. Where 4-minute miler Sir Rodger Bannister and Tour de France cyclist Sir Bradley…

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Wild Singing at Nunhead Cemetery Open Day

Sat 18 May @ 11:15 am - 1:00 pm BST
Nunhead Cemetery, Limesford Road
London, SE15 3LP United Kingdom
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£10

Friends of Nunhead Cemetery present Wild Singing at their Open Day on Saturday, 18th May 2019 from 11.30am to 1pm. Come and sing outdoors and explore this beautiful place. We are delighted to welcome Kate Allan wild singing. A selection of seasonal songs and rounds will be taught by ear by experienced singing for health practitioner, Kate Allan whose clients include the NHS.  You can find out more about Kate here. Please wear clothing suitable to the prevailing weather, including…

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Trees and more on a stroll through three of Bloomsbury’s squares

Sat 18 May @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm BST
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An event every day that begins at 11:30 am, repeating until Sun 19 May, 2019

Mecklenburgh Square, Mecklenburgh Square
London, WC1N 2AD United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Camden Tour Guides Association in conjunction with The Association of Bloomsbury Squares and Gardens are proposing walks from Mecklenburgh Square via Brunswick Square to Russell Square looking at their historical development. Now dominated by fine London Planes there are many others of interest which may easily be overlooked. The walk will take place on both the Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May at 11:30am and start half way along the east side of Mecklenburgh Square by the entrance to the…

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Discovering King James I’s Mulberry Garden

Sat 18 May @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
St James’ Church, 197 Piccadilly
London, W1J 9LL United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of the Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome mulberry tree specialist and urban tree photographer, Dr Peter Coles, who will be leading a walk around the perimeter of what, in the 17th century, was James I’s Mulberry Garden. The King planted 10,000 mulberry trees here in 1609/10 to feed silkworms, as part of his plans to start an English silk industry.  As well as discovering 10 mature mulberry trees, the walk also takes in a beautiful Wren…

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Mindfulness among Trees

Sat 18 May @ 2:00 pm - 3:15 pm BST
Ruskin Park, Denmark Hill
London, SE5 8EL United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London’s 2019  Urban Tree Festival, we are delighted to welcome yoga and mindfulness teacher Mel Sutton to lead a 75 minute mindfulness walkshop on Mindfulness among trees.   Learn simple ways to be calm and connect to your greater sense of wellbeing. Mindful walking, senses and a colour visualisation will be practices in this lunchtime walk-shop. Being among nature and trees we find peace and calm from the mental chatter and release stress that we all experience. Mindfulness…

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Urban Tree Festival: London Woodland Walk

Sat 18 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Wimbledon Common, Cannizaro Road
London, SW19 5NA United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Peter Fiennes, author of 'Oak and Ash and Thorn', to lead a 90 minute woodland walk in Wimbledon. Join Peter Fiennes, author of 'Oak and Ash and Thorn: the ancient woods and new forests of Britain' on a woodland walk across Wimbledon Common. The walk is part of the Urban Tree Festival- and we will be discussing the topical issue of…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sun 19 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Sun 19 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sun 19 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Green Your Commute

Sun 19 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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Veteran Trees of Hampstead Heath

Sun 19 May @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Golders Hill Park, Golders Hill Park, West Heath Avenue,
London, NW11 7QP United Kingdom
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Free

Come and join the arboricultural staff at Hampstead Heath and the Ancient Tree Forum for a walk around the Heath to discover the wealth of veteran trees. Trees play an important role in cities, from removing pollutants to helping to cool air temperatures. Trees are also important for wildlife; veteran trees are home to a wide range of wildlife species, largely dependent on decaying wood as a habitat. The walk will showcase these fantastic trees and the work being undertaken…

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Urban Tree Festival 2019: Explore the Urban Forest: Borough to Bermondsey

Sun 19 May @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm BST
London Bridge rail station, St Thomas Street
London, SE1 9SP United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Paul Wood, author of "London Street Trees" and "London is a Forest" to lead a 2 hour walkshop to Explore the Urban Forest. We will trace the old borough of Bermondsey, which we can thank Ada Salter, former Bermondsey Mayor, a devotee of the 'Tree of Heaven' (Ailanthus altissima) for which she organised the planting around the borough.  Although Bermondsey has been…

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Native Tree Talk and Walk

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm BST
Wandsworth Park, Wandsworth Park, Putney Bridge Rd,
London, Greater London SW15 2EF United Kingdom
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£5

The Friends of Wandsworth Park are delighted to welcome their Committee member, Simon Edwards, one of the co-founders of the Urban Tree Festival and creator of the TiCL tree trail system, to give an informal talk about what it means to be a 'native tree' followed by a guided walk around Wandsworth Park looking at the native trees.  

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Bruce Castle Park Tree Walk

Sun 19 May @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm BST
Bruce Castle Park, Lordship Lane,
Tottenham,, N17 8NU United Kingdom
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Free

Explore the trees of Bruce Castle Park with the Tottenham Trees group. The Bruce Castle Oak came 2nd in the the English Tree of the Year Competition. Admire this impressive tree! We will look at some of the more exotic trees in the Park including Caucasian Elm, Paper Bark Maple, Snake Bark Maple and a Tulip Tree. There will be an Indian Bean Tree that doesn't come from India and doesn't produce beans... Also a Mulberry for those on the…

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Smell and Touch Safari

Sun 19 May @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm BST
Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Gardens, Imperial War Museum
London, SE1 6HZ United Kingdom
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Free – £14

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome Andrew Stuck, founder of the Museum of Walking to lead a 90 minute walkshop as a Smell & Touch safari. A 90 minute workshop-on-foot for all the family. Learn how to discern and capture the scents and smells of urban nature and green spaces using your senses of smell and touch. We may not have the expertise of cats or dogs in tracking down…

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Trees and more on a stroll through three of Bloomsbury’s squares

Sun 19 May @ 11:30 am - 12:45 pm BST
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 11:30 am, repeating until Sun 19 May, 2019

Mecklenburgh Square, Mecklenburgh Square
London, WC1N 2AD United Kingdom
+ Google Map
£4 – £8

Camden Tour Guides Association in conjunction with The Association of Bloomsbury Squares and Gardens are proposing walks from Mecklenburgh Square via Brunswick Square to Russell Square looking at their historical development. Now dominated by fine London Planes there are many others of interest which may easily be overlooked. The walk will take place on both the Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th May at 11:30am and start half way along the east side of Mecklenburgh Square by the entrance to the…

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Stalking the Mulberry – among the monasteries and Inns of Temple of the City of London

Sun 19 May @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm BST
Blackfriars rail & tube station, Queen Victoria Street
London, EC4V 4DD United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

Part of London's 2019 Urban Tree Festival, made possible by city-greening charity Trees for Cities. We are delighted to welcome mulberry tree specialist and urban tree photographer Dr Peter Coles, creator of Morus Londinnium to lead a 2 hour  walkshop to Stalk the Mulberry among the monasteries and Inns of Temple of the City of London. Many people associate mulberries with James I’s attempt to start an English silk industry in the early 1600’s, but they have played an important part in London life…

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Nature Writing Field Trip to the Great North Wood

Sun 19 May @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm BST
Sydenham Hill rail station, Station car park, College Road
London, SE21 7ND United Kingdom
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£4 – £8

We are delighted to welcome Peter Fiennes author of ‘Oak and Ash and Thorn’ and Andrew Stuck, founder of the Museum of Walking to lead a walk in a surviving fragment of the ancient the Great North Wood, on Sydenham Hill, in Dulwich. What makes for good nature writing? There are more books about the woods, meadows, flora and fauna being published than ever before, but what is it about the best that makes them stand out? Is writing about…

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Urban Tree Talk – write about trees

Sun 19 May @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm BST
Bell House, 27 College Road
London, SE21 7BG United Kingdom
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Free

The finale of the 2019 Urban Tree Festival will take place in the Harding Room at Bell House in Dulwich Village. We are exploring ways to establish an award for writing about trees in urban settings – with nature writing proving to be as popular as ever, we are keen to harness the power of the written word to help celebrate the importance and value of trees in our towns and cities. Urban Tree Talk – write about trees will include…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Mon 20 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Mon 20 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Mon 20 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Green Your Commute

Mon 20 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Green Your Commute

Tue 21 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Wed 22 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Great Trees of London

Wed 22 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

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The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Wed 22 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

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Green Your Commute

Wed 22 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Thu 23 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Thu 23 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Thu 23 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Green Your Commute

Thu 23 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Fri 24 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Fri 24 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Fri 24 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Green Your Commute

Fri 24 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sat 25 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Sat 25 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sat 25 May
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Green Your Commute

Sat 25 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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London 12 Trees – 33 Boroughs

Sun 26 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

We asked London's Tree Officers in all 33 Boroughs to show us their favourite 12 trees in each Borough. Now you can see their choices online and find your nearest tree when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Great Trees of London

Sun 26 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

You've mapped London's Greatest Trees - the oldest, tallest, rarest, most loved, living landmarks ... See a map of them all online and find your nearest when you're out and about in London with TiCL App

Find out more »

The Haggerston Hop – self guided tree walk

Sun 26 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Explore the trees around Haggerston on a self guided tree walk based on the trail in Paul Wood's book London's Street Trees. The map of the walk is available online and TiCL App will help you navigate the trail when you're there.

Find out more »

Green Your Commute

Sun 26 May
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until Sun 26 May, 2019

London London, United Kingdom + Google Map

Transport for London (TFL) has identified 50 Central London journeys between stations that could be quicker to walk than take the tube We've created a digital map and App of those journeys and have added some features to them such as interesting trees, gardens and squares to make your walk greener and more pleasurable. You can find all these journeys on TiCL app in the 'Green Your Commute' Headline in the Category 'Transport' …. and do use TiCL app to…

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Extinction Rebellion ‘Protest Tree’ Planting!

Sun 26 May @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm BST
The Hoopla Pocket Park, Elmcourt Road and Lancaster Avenue
London, Greater London SE27 9BZ United Kingdom
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ALL ARE WELCOME TO JOIN EXTINCTION REBELLION REBELS PLANTING A WATERLOO BRIDGE 'PROTEST TREE'  IN WEST NORWOOD “I'll be your bridge, your flowering tree You can still depend on me” Eurythmics  During the now legendary mid-April week of Extinction Rebellion (XR) protests in London (and the off shoots around the world) Waterloo Bridge was turned into a Garden Bridge, for the people, by the people. Many plants and trees were donated by rebels, however, nearly fifty 3-4m trees were brought in…

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