Sweet Chestnut, Bodnant Gardens NT, ConwySweet Chestnut, Bodnant Gardens (NT ), ConwyThe Gregynog Oak, Gregynog, Powys, WalesDerwen Hwyl - Hafod y Llan, Snowdonia, WalesThe Cwm yr Esgob Veteran Oak, Powys, WalesCastle Oak, Parc Dinefwr NT, LlandeiloThe Brimmon Oak, Newtown, PowysCome on in...see the wood for the trees!

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More than just a tree hunter … a walk leader, a lecturer, a photographer and a campaigner / ambassador for the protection of veteran, heritage and ancient trees. ...
"Rob lives & breathes trees"  Matt Baker BBC Countryfile

2016 LATEST...   



Sheffiled Trees Mass Meet Up'                     Patrick Barkham on Sheffield's Trees       Watch Sheffield Trees Films & please
Sat. 26th Nov. 2016  12 Noon                                                                                                do feel free to Subscribe to my 
Rustlings Rd, Sheffield S11 7AB                                                                                            Youtube channel above
(heffield Tree Action Groups)

Many supporters will speak there including myself and I wll be offering my support once again, as I have done now for over a year. I would love YOU to come too, or, I would love to be able to read out YOUR messages of support for our Tree friends in Sheffield who are battling against tree felling - in a city - on an unprecedented scale with even two 70 year old lady pensioners protecting their trees being arrested in dawn raids only last week. Send me your comments via the CONTACT page.




14 year old Tom...                                                    PERFECTLY HEALTHY TREES BEING FELLED !!!
'This is meant to be a GREEN City,                    The 2015 now infamous fellings on Humphrey Road Sheffield
and they're chopping down the trees,
it doesn't 
really make sense'
Residents thoughts on the terrible situation
of the 17th Nov. 2016 fellings

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Birmingham's Oldest City Centre Tree                 TREE OF THE YEAR 2016
is under threat. READ MORE ...                    Vote (until Oct. 9th) for your favourite trees 



Offas Dyke Ancient Tree Hunt...                        Feb 23rd 2016... Brimmon Oak SAVED!          Tree Hunters of the world...
Now in its EIGHTH year. The 1st ever              Brilliant news for this now, well known,       Please do come and join us.
Ancient Tree survey of this 1,300 year            500 year old ancient Welsh Oak tree              Over 1,200 members already
old scheduled ancient monument                   as the Bypass is 'Bent' to save the tree             posting stunning trees

and of course updates via Twitter > @thetreehunter

Go 'TiCL' some trees and create your
very own amazing #TreeTrails 

2016 Cont.

This year 15 trees from across Europe vied       Ancient Tree Forum visit this stunning      Sheffield's Street Trees under threat...
to become European Tree of the Year 2016        Lincolnshire estate's Veteran trees              Can they be saved?
                                                                                                                                                                  PHOTOS OF HUMPHREY ROAD HERE >














2015 Projects

Campaigning to persuade the Welsh Govt     Launching Tree of the Year 2015 on            ITV WALES - Welsh Tree of the Year
to 'Bend the By-pass'... slightly.                          BBC Countryfile with Matt Baker.                  
The proposed Newtown bypass.                      (Wales, England, Scotland & N.Ireland)           

London National Park City       Battle of Waterloo Trees     Waterloo Memorial Trees UK  European Tree of Year 2015

    GREAT TREES OF SHEFFIELD - Please do use the CONTACT form to send in your nominations for the Great Trees of Sheffield 2017 contest. They can be INDIVIDUAL trees, or, special groups of trees, ie. AVENUES, that have a special meaing to you or your friends & family. Any tree with a STORY. Over the coming weeks & months the nominated trees will be shown on the website and later in 2017 around June a PANEL OF CELEBRITY JUDGES (watch for annoncements) and TREE PROFESSORS will judge the winning tree to become the FIRST EVER Great Tree of Sheffield...this tree can then go on to enter into the English Tree of the Year 2017 contest, with the potential to go forward in 2018 to the European Tree of the Year 2018 contest.


As you might expect, I have a hollow tree-trunk full of information for two very special areas ... SHROPSHIRE & WALES  ... go have a peek! 
oh, and by-the-way..."see a SPECIAL tree...then send it to me",   just CONTACT me on Twitter...Thanks @thetreehunter   




Want to learn about Ancient Trees?
Please do visit this great new website
from the 'Tree Professors' ...



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