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6. Tree and hedge events and projects

Tree and hedge events

A digital version of the Wild East Devon Summer Events Guide 2020 from the Wild East Devon team and our partners. (5MB-PDF) will provide you with the dates, information and booking facility for a number of tree and hedge events.

Other organisations who also organise and provide details on local and national tree and hedge events are: 

 Tree and hedge projects

  • The Clyst Valley Regional Park will be one of Devon’s breathing spaces. It will provide an area of outstanding public green space with trails inviting people to discover and explore the surprising landscape. Wildlife-rich habitats such as native trees, hedges, parklands, orchards, and wetlands will be restored and a new 13-km walking and cycling route called the Clyst Valley Trail will be a highlight. You can help bring it to life, become a Clyst Valley Friend. Tree planting projects like Great Trees in the Valley and Cranbrook Canopy are helping to create the Clyst Valley Regional Park. 

  • Devon Hedge Group  - Projects to assist Devon communities keep hedges  intact and healthy for future generations to enjoy.
  • Curio XYZ - An international project to connect communities, organisations and arborists for better care and monitoring of urban trees. 

Community orchards

There are currently four community orchards in East Devon:

  • Bidmead - Littleham, Exmouth
  • Moormead - Budleigh Salterton
  • Millwey - Axminster
  • The Knapp - Sidmouth

The orchards are  are looked after by Community DevelopmentCountryside and the local community.

Countryside events

Our Countryside and Leisure team organise a series of events and activities throughout the year. See our Wild East Devon Summer Events Guide 2019 for details and booking information.