Celebrating Trees at Bruce Castle: Poetry and trees special event
All are welcome to us for a special event of celebrating trees organised by Tottenham Trees.
A legacy oak tree will be planted in Bruce Castle Park to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the Charter of the Forest, and to launch the Charter for Trees, Woods and People.
- 1.30pm Planting of the Legacy Tree in Bruce Castle Park, close to Tottenham Oak, by the young Bruce Grove Growers. Local poet Abe Gibson will read Of this tree, dedicated to the Tottenham Oak.
- 2 – 4pm Tree Dressing Day - Special Family Activities’ Event: Join us on Tree Dressing Day and craft some decorations to dress the Bruce Castle Christmas Tree.
- 2.30 – 4.30pm Poetry On A Sunday: A Celebration of Trees Five local poets share their poetry about trees. There will also be a Tree Charter presentation, short films of Wangari Maathai and Felix Finkbeiner (Plant for the Planet).
- 5pm Tottenham Trees and Redemption Brewery Launch - something special to celebrate the Tottenham Oak at Bruce Castle at the Antwerp Arms, Church Road (north of Bruce Castle Park)