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£2,625
raised of £2,625 target by 75 supporters

    Weʼve raised £2,625 to Replace eight trees on Longmead Avenue BS7 that are being felled due to disease and others in the Bishopston area.

    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Funded on Thursday, 1st March 2018

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    Let’s keep Bishopston bursting with colour...

    Update: *** With your help we've raised enough for our eight trees and the forms have been sent to the council and we should see them by the end of March 2018 :-) We also have enough for a ninth tree and we've nearly enough for a tenth!! Currently we're £110 short of that tenth tree, so I'm going to raise the total and see if we can get to number ten! ***

    I'm proposing to replace a tree on Kellaway Avenue (near to Longmead) and if we get number ten, maybe on Gloucester Road?

    Sadly eight trees on Longmead Avenue are being felled due to disease. Part of what makes our area and road so lovely are all the beautiful trees. As with many things, the council have no funding to replace the trees and are encouraging sponsorship. A group of Longmead residents thought it would be great to club together to replace the trees, but at a cost of £295 per tree, the cost is more than we’d envisaged. With over a 100 houses on our road, if everyone could find a little, we’ll raise enough to replace these eight beautiful trees in no time!

    You can find out more about sponsoring or adopting a tree by taking a look at www.bristol.gov.uk/page/environment/tree-bristol-sponsorship and www.bristol.gov.uk/treemanagement For all other information please look at the notices on the affected trees.

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      75

      • john coote

        john coote

        Jan 13, 2018

        Do we have a choice of which trees get planted?

        £95.00

      • Laura Phillips

        Laura Phillips

        Jan 4, 2018

        Where there’s a will, there’s a way. Get those trees in the ground! Thanks to all xLaura and Ben, 16 Longmead Ave.

        £30.00

      • JEN BERRY 97

        JEN BERRY 97

        Jan 3, 2018

        Thank you for organising this and please keep me updated on the project.

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 30, 2017

        Nearly there. Let's put the Avenue back into Longmead. Kate and Paul.

        £50.00

      • Rachel Limna

        Rachel Limna

        Dec 30, 2017

        Thank you so much for organising this - we look forward to seeing new trees soon!

        £50.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 30, 2017

        Good luck in getting all the oney you need.

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Dec 30, 2017

        Well done Ali! It will be lovely to have all of the trees back on our road.

        £40.00

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      Alison Troskie

      Alison Troskie

      Bristol, United Kingdom

      Graphic designer and Longmead Ave resident :-)

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