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 Walk: Historic Buildings of Grassington

Grassington area

A scenic 5 mile circular walk along the River Wharfe from Grassington to Linton and Hebden, including short talks about three historic places of worship that we will be visiting en route. In partnership with Yorkshire Historic Churches Trust.

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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. 

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Festive Fundraiser

Date of issue: 16 December 2014

Shoppers in Settle have been giving generously in the run-up to Christmas to support local projects caring for the environment, landscape and communities of the Yorkshire Dales.

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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.

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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: 15/12/2014 by ydmt

Festive Cheer in the Dales

One of the highlights of the YDMT calendar is our Christingle craft session which we organise through our award-winning education and outreach programme ‘People and the DALES’. On a snowy December day we joined a group of Christian women from Malhamdale and Skipton in the Yorkshire Dales at the Quaker Meeting House in Airton. We welcomed a […]
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