A Trip to the Forest

Logs Our location includes number of forests including private estates and the Great Yorkshire Forest. Tree thinning is one of the jobs that needs doing, as well as making sure growing trees are healthy. Twigs and Branches Any twigs, branches or logs that happen to be...

Welcome to 2021

Sunrise amid the trees With 2020 behind us, we face a brand new year, another 12-months in an uncertain world. However, the sun will continue to rise; the trees will continue to grow; the seasons will continue to change. Scarborough Castle walls Already the spring...

A Trip to the Forest

In the heart of the forest We are lucky that Yorkshire has some amazing forest areas forming part of our natural landscape. Some forests are within locally-owned estates although they are still open to the public to visit. Foggy day, bare trees These forests can have...

Branches Are Bare

Bare branches in Scarborough Autumn is fast fading into winter and over the last two weeks, most of the leaves have fallen from the branches onto the ground. Wintery sun The sun is dropping lower and lower in the sky and with reduced warmth, nature is sleeping. Grey...

Peaceful forests

Forest roads Even though we are close to the coast, the Scarborough area has stunning forests which are managed by the Forestry Commission. During the mid to late autumn, these forests become even more peaceful as some trees drop their leaves while other keep their...

Taking time to check your trees

So we are well into autumn, winter is on the horizon and this means wet weather, windy conditions and difficult ground conditions. From saturated soils to slippery leaves, the transition into winter brings its own challenges. As the leaves fall, it does give you...