Dedicate a tree

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The next best time is now. Dedicate a tree in the Yorkshire Dales today and help us restore hundreds of native, broadleaved woodlands which have been lost due to deforestation.

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YDMT Supporters Lunch

Tennants Auctioneers, Leyburn

This is an opportunity for you to meet the YDMT team and hear all about our recent work. We’ll also speak about the wonderful things we have been able to achieve as a direct result of receiving legacies, and how you can make a lasting contribution to the Dales.

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Say it with flowers. Hundreds of them.

A unique alternative to cut flowers, a Living Bouquet gift will help create a beautiful living area of wildflower hay meadow in the Yorkshire Dales for only £25. 

Give a Living Bouquet

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Living Legends Unite For Charity

Date of issue: 8 September 2014

This September, local charity Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT) is proudly supporting the fifth annual Remember A Charity Week. Running from 8th –14th September 2014, the week aims to inspire people in the UK to think about leaving a charitable gift in their Will.

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Welcome to the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

You can call us YDMT for short! We’re a small charity doing big things to help care for the landscape, economy and people in this very special place – the Yorkshire Dales.

Find out what we're doing in the Dales

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Current programmes

Flowers of the Dales Festival

The Flowers of the Dales Festival highlights the fantastic wildflowers and habitats we have in the Yorkshire Dales. Download your 2014 Festival Guide here!

Dales Woodland Restoration

Tree planting is perhaps what the Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust is most well known for. Since we first started out in 1996 we’ve helped to plant over one million trees in the Yorkshire Dales and surrounding areas.

Hay Time

YDMT set up the Hay Time project in 2006 to help protect and restore the internationally important hay meadows of the Yorkshire Dales.

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From the blog

Posted: 20/08/2014 by ydmt

YDMT secures £175,000 for Yorkshire Dales!

We have some very exciting news to share with you… We’ve just received £175,000 to invest in projects that care for the people, landscape and environment of the Yorkshire Dales! It’s all thanks to the ongoing support of players of People’s Postcode Lottery, a charity lottery that gives 50p from every £2 ticket sold to […]
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