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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28/10/2014

Calling All Landowners!

We're keen to hear from any farmers and landowners interested in taking part in our woodland creation programme. We have some funding available to support suitable schemes.

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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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25/11/2014

Skipton Helps Give Nature a Home

Date of issue: 25 Nov 2014

Last week volunteers from Skipton Building Society’s finance department were joined by local charity Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT) and their ambassador Chris Myers for a nature day.

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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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Posted: 21/11/2014 by ydmt

Dales Rural Trainees

Back in November 2013 we launched the Dales Rural Trainee Scheme, offering a group of young people aged 18-24 a life-changing opportunity: the chance to learn how to help look after the beautiful landscape of the Yorkshire Dales. Now 12 months on, the apprentices are half way through the two year scheme and are gaining lots of brilliant experience working […]
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