Saturday 8th November 2014: War Memorial Planting

On Saturday November 8th Macclesfield RSPB Wildlife Explorers joined The Friends of Victoria Park to plant an area of the park with trees as a Centenary Memorial for the First World War. Trees and tree protection were provided from a grant by the Woodland Trust as part of a project to plant memorial trees across the whole country.                                 More than 40 volunteers worked together in the rain to plant 105 trees in a mix of species selected specifically to benefit wildlife .             The session closed with one of the Junior Leaders Adam Garnett reading the lyrics to ‘Belleau … Click here for more information…..