Tag Archives: green

Tree Planting Initiative for Marylebone – Project Summary

The objective of the W1W Tree Planting Initiative is to line the main streets of Marylebone and Fitzrovia with the right trees in the right places Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in AN INTRODUCTION, Fitzrovia, Marylebone | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Tree Planting Celebration on Marylebone’s New Cavendish Street

On Friday 21st October, Ambassador Nicola Clase took part in a tree planting ceremony outside the Swedish Residence to mark the Embassy’s sponsorship of a tree through the Westminster Tree Trust, a charity dedicated to improving the environment in Westminster … Continue reading

Posted in DEVONSHIRE & NEW CAVENDISH STREETS, Marylebone | Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Proposal made to complete Marylebone central tree grid by 2012

The Initiative has made a  proposal to Westminster City Council to plant seventy trees on nine Marylebone Streets during 2011-2012.   The resulting tree lines will complete our work on the Central Marylebone Green Grid.   Fund raising from the local community … Continue reading

Posted in BEAUMONT STREET & WESTMORELAND STREET, DUCHESS STREET, GILDEA STREET & LANGHAM STREET, GREAT PORTLAND STREET, HALLAM STREET, Marylebone, MARYLEBONE STREET, QUEEN ANNE STREET & MANSFIELD STREET | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Work for trees begin at the north end of Cleveland Street

Cleveland Street is an historic Fitzrovian road which lies at the edge of London’s bustling West End.  It is a high density residential, mixed usage street sitting astride the borough borders of Westminster and Camden.   Local environmental pollution is a … Continue reading

Posted in CLEVELAND STREET & CARBURTON STREET, Fitzovia / East Marylebone Forest, Fitzrovia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Over 100 trees planted on Devonshire and New Cavendish Streets in Marylebone

The 2010-2011 planting objectives for Devonshire (phase 5) and New Cavendish Streets (phase 6) have now been successfully delivered.   52 and 49 new pear trees now line Devonshire Street and New Cavendish Street respectively.   The planting process, though slightly delayed due to … Continue reading

Posted in DEVONSHIRE & NEW CAVENDISH STREETS, Marylebone, Project Updates | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Westminster Street Tree Policy Consultation – Marylebone – your chance to be heard

This update is on behalf of the W1W Tree Planting Initiative whose goal has been to plant street trees along the streets of North East Marylebone. Many living and working in this area have wondered why so few trees line … Continue reading

Posted in Marylebone, WESTMINSTER WAY & CITY TREE POLICY | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

W1W Tree Planting in Marylebone — Media Files

The Initiative and its supporters has been delighted to receive favourable press coverage regarding our urban tree planting campaign. A selection of articles about our work follows below: A selection of video shorts on our activities is shown below:

Posted in Fitzrovia, Marylebone, W1W INITIATIVE PRESS & VIDEO, West Marylebone Tree Initiative | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Foundation in place for Great Portland Street Trees

Phase 3 of W1W Street Tree Initiative Westminster Council has begun repaving sections of Great Portland Street.  A request to widen the pavement between Devonshire St and Weymouth St has been favourably received by WCC’s Department of Transportation.  Subject to … Continue reading

Posted in Fitzrovia, GREAT PORTLAND STREET, Marylebone | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment