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  • Tiny Forest Gateway College Leicester (Credit: EW Europe)
  • Tiny Forest planting Gateway College Leicester (Credit: EW Europe)
  • November 2023 Tiny Forest Gateway College Leicester (Credit: EW Europe)

Planted: 28 November 2023

Gateway College

Location: Leicester

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

The Tiny Forest planted at Gateway College is one of 6 planted Leicester City funded by the Local Authority Treescapes Fund 2023. Five of these Tiny Forests will be planted in schools across the city, in partnership with Leicester City Council, as part of their Sustainable Schools programme. Each of these Tiny Forests will include a classroom area with benches to encourage classes to learn in a natural environment.

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Planting Information

Planted
By:
Volunteer Group, Local Residents, School Children, Earthwatch
Planting
Date:
28 November 2023
Planted
Area:
206m2
Classroom
Area:
27m2
Featured
Pathways:
Yes
Species Planted in the Forest:Birch, downy(Betula pubescens) | Birch, silver(Betula pendula) | Blackthorn(Prunus spinosa) | Broom(Cytisus scoparius) | Buckthorn, purging(Rhamnus cathartica) | Cherry, bird(Prunus padus) | Elm, wych(Ulmus glabra) | Guelder, rose(Viburnum opulus) | 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) | Rowan(Sorbus aucuparia) | Wild service tree(Sorbus torminalis)

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Gateway College,
  • 17 Colin Grundy Dr
  • Hamilton
  • Leicester
  • LE5 1GA
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 52.652722,-1.072583

Landowner: