The Coventry Tree Warden Network (CTWN)

The aim of the group this year is to protect and plant more trees and keep spreading
the word about their huge importance to our health and well-being,
especially in relation to all the planned building development.


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Coventry City Council have several new DRAFT Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) these were subject to a period of public consultation in August and September 2018. Two of these related to trees and planning. These documents have now been revised.

• Trees and Development Guidelines Draft SPD - with modifications ( PDF - 3.23 MB) - Click here to download

• Trees and Development Guidelines Draft SPD Appendix - with modifications ( PDF - 1.04 MB)) - Click here to download.

These latest documents may be commented upon between Monday 7th January and Monday 18th February 2019.

All responses should preferably be sent via email to localplan@coventry.gov.uk or in writing to:

Coventry City Council
PO Box 15
Council House
Coventry
CV1 5RR

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Below are recent and ongoing activities of the group

Tree Warden Training - Next meeting 6th April 2019
Kingsway Orchard restoration
Stoke Green tree avenue
War Memorial Park boundary shrub planting

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The group has the following objectives to raise the profile of
trees and hedgerows around Coventry and its environs:

• To provide a forum for tree and hedgerow related issues.
• To gather and disseminate information about trees and hedgerows to aid proper management and maintenance.
• To promote the benefits of trees and hedgerows by raising awareness and through education.
• To liaise with statutory bodies and other organisations to influence policy and decision making.
• To encourage, promote and support practical projects associated with trees, woods and hedgerows.
• To raise public awareness of the CTWN, its objectives and activities.

Latest events

January 2019 newsletter

Documents/Newsletter 2019.pdf

Piles Coppice Wood
one of several
planned walks for 2019

AGM
Tuesday 9th April

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