Tree-mendous day for Woods Trust

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Martin Wells of Boston.
Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Martin Wells of Boston.

Volunteers were out and about helping to plant 5,500 trees in community woodlands at the weekend.

The trees were planted at the Boston Woods Trusts Beech Wood and Pioneer Wood, off Fenside Road

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Chairman of the trust, Adrian Isaac.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Chairman of the trust, Adrian Isaac.

The trust planted Beech Wood in 2001, and is looking to extend the woodland at the site by five acres to the north and five acres to the south.

Lincolnshire Co-operative donated £50,000 funds to the trust for the area to the south which has been called Pioneer Wood.

Photos: David Dawson.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Glynne James of Boston and Frances Brooks of Kirton.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Glynne James of Boston and Frances Brooks of Kirton.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Jenny Boatwright of Wyberton.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Jenny Boatwright of Wyberton.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Lesley Hayter of Boston.

Tree planting party at Beech Wood, Boston. Lesley Hayter of Boston.