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Hello and Welcome

Hello and welcome to Jersey Trees for Life. Formerly Jersey Men of the Trees, we are a registered charity in Jersey providing protection, care, and education for and about trees on our island. We provide educational services to schools and organisations, plan and manage environmental care schemes including volunteer work, and provide expert advice on […]

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Forthcoming Event – Art Exhibition

The CCA Gallery in Hill Street is hosting an exhibition of several artist’s work including some recent pieces by Graham Bannister, who’s contribution is inspired by his love for Jersey and it’s trees. We have an opening reception on the evening of November 3rd for JTfL members, invitations for which will be included with the […]

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Cheap Tree Scheme now live!

The Jersey Trees for Life “Cheap Tree Scheme” is now open for orders. The scheme is intended to fill the gap created when the original Cheap Tree Scheme, run by the States, was closed some years ago. Bulk quantities of native bare root trees and hedging whips will be available to order for delivery in […]

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New Treasurer for Jersey Trees

We’re very pleased to welcome Greg Bestwick of BestwickRussell Chartered Accountancy practice as our new treasurer. Greg is keenly interested in trees and the environment and as a family man, wanted to give something back to the community.    

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2016 Christmas Lunch

Our Christmas lunch is approaching. Members will be getting a copy of the menu with the newsletter that is going out as we speak but here are the details just in case. Thursday 1st December 2016 at 1 pm St Brelade’s Bay Hotel With guided members’ walk with Conrad Evans around Sir Winston Churchill Park […]

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Rubis Photo Competition 2016 Now Open

After last year’s great response we are delighted to be working with Rubis again on their annual calendar photograph competition. Trees we Love This year’s title is “Trees we Love” and the criteria is that the photograph must be of, or feature, a tree or trees that have special meaning to you. The photographs can contain […]

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Alder Collection Spring Clearing

The boys have been very busy the last few days clearing the spring growth in the Alder Collection at St. Brelades. Not a lot is said about the collection, but it has been a JTfL project since 1990 when it was planted to study how well different varieties of Alder flourished in local conditions. For […]

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