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Planting apple trees in Penicuik
14 September 2017

RBS volunteers at Penicuik

Thanks to the team from RBS who this week planted 10 apple trees with protective wooden cages at the Lost Garden of Penicuik, just south of Edinburgh.

The trees were of heritage varieties including Clydeside,...

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Free event on the National Park City concept
7 September 2017

National City Park

An event coming up at the Glasgow Science Centre explores the National Park City concept which promotes a city not just as a political, financial and cultural centre, but as an ecological...

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Greening Greenock
31 August 2017

Coves Green Gym

Thanks to everyone who came along to our end of Summer event celebrating the work of our Coves Green Gym in Greenock. The team have been busy over the last few months on a wide range of pathwork and woodland management...

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Join our 'swarm' at Plean Country Park
15 August 2017

Plean wildflower meadow creation

TCV is sending a 'swarm' squad of staff and volunteers to help run some of the hands-on activities at the Plean Country Park Summer Fair - Saturday 26th August, 11am - 3pm. We'll be involved...

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Caught on camera
27 July 2017

Ice cream box camera

You don’t need to be David Attenborough with a big film crew to capture great images of wildlife, as proved by the Wild Ways Well project In Cumbernauld.  Led by TCV’s Paul Barclay, a group of volunteers...

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