Flora and fauna – Bird Cherry
May18

Flora and fauna – Bird Cherry

The midpoint of the Sett Valley trail is a perfect place to stop and savour the delights of the beautiful Bird  Cherry tree. A tree that loves to grow near water, there are several dotted around here in the wet woodland  and by the stream bank.  A particularly lovely one lies in the field by the public footpath leading up to Hayfield Road. At the moment...

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Tree planting project under way.
Nov21

Tree planting project under way.

Big thanks to the Visit New Mills volunteers who are busy planting another 500 trees to replace the Ash die back victims in Mousley Bottom. The paint marking means end of the road for that tree. And our volunteers are also rewilding an area in Brookbottom with Native species: oak, hawthorn, blackthorn, silver birch, rowan and...

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