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  • Frank Bott Avenue Tiny Forest. Photo Copyright The Guinness Partnership

    Frank Bott Avenue Tiny Forest. Photo Copyright The Guinness Partnership

  • Frank Bott Avenue Tiny Forest. Photo Copyright The Guinness Partnership

    Frank Bott Avenue Tiny Forest. Photo Copyright The Guinness Partnership

Planted: 23 February 2022

Frank Bott Avenue

Location: Crewe

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Schoolchildren took part in a science day at Crewe’s first Tiny Forest to help mark the official opening of the small woodland, created by The Guinness Partnership and Earthwatch. The planned community planting day for this Tiny Forest was cancelled due to Storm Eunice, so the forest was planted by landscape contractors, and the public launch postponed. Kieran Mullan, the MP for Crewe and Nantwich, and the Mayor of Crewe, Cllr Tom Dunlop cut the ribbon before the 10 and 11-year-olds took part in their outdoor learning. Year Six pupils from Underwood West Academy set to work monitoring the health of the saplings. They studied the butterflies, bees and bugs, and learned how the trees will be helping the environment by storing carbon and water.

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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Corporate Employees, Local Residents, Earthwatch, Landscape contractors
Planting
Date:
23 February 2022
Planted
Area:
205m2
Classroom
Area:
0m2
Featured
Pathways:
Species Planted in the Forest:Alder buckthorn(Frangula alnus) | Apple, crab(Malus sylvestris) | Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa) | Cherry, wild(Prunus avium) | Dog Rose(Rosa canina) | Dogwood(Cornus sanguinea) | Hawthorn(Crataegus monogyna) | Hazel(Corylus avellana) | Holly(Ilex aquifolium) | Hornbeam(Carpinus betulus) | Lime, small-leaved(Tilia cordata) | Oak, english(Quercus robur) | Oak, sessile(Quercus petraea) | Wild service tree(Sorbus torminalis)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Frank Bott Avenue
  • Crewe
  • CW1 3RW
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 53.110708,-2.457967
  • 03031231890

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