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.


Coventry City Council have several new DRAFT Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) subject to a period of public consultation between Wednesday 8 August and Friday 21 September 2018.

Two of these relate to trees and planning:

• Trees and Development Guidelines Draft SPD ( PDF - 3.19 MB) - Click here to download

• Trees and Development Guidelines Draft SPD Appendix 1 ( PDF - 1.03 MB)) - Click here to download

• To comment on these and find out about the dates of consultation events where you will be able to discuss the documents, go to this Coventry City Council Web page:


Below are recent and ongoing activities of the group

Tree Warden Training - No August meeting. Next meeting 8th September.
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

Godiva Festival
31st Aug 2018 –
2nd September

Heritage weekends
6th-9th & 13th-16th

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