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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YDMT Supporters Lunch

Swinton Park, Nr Masham

This is an opportunity for you to meet the YDMT team and hear all about our recent work. We’ll also speak about the wonderful things we have been able to achieve as a direct result of receiving legacies, and how you can make a lasting contribution to the Dales.

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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. 

Give a Living Bouquet

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Heritage Skills Training Available

Date of issue: 16 June 2017

Thanks to National Lottery players, people can learn how to lead themed guided walks, master the traditional rural craft of scything and much more, through a range of subsided training courses taking place in the Ingleborough area over the coming months.

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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, environment, communities and economy in this very special place – the Yorkshire Dales.

Find out what we're doing in the Dales

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Current programmes

Stories in Stone

This is an ambitious four-year programme of conservation and community projects concentrated on the stunning limestone landscape around the peak of Ingleborough.

Meadow Links

Meadow Links is a community driven project that aims to restore wildflower rich hay meadows along ecological networks – helping our pollinators and other wildlife move across the Yorkshire Dales landscape.

Green Futures

Green Futures aims to empower and support young people to become more involved, aware and connected to the fantastic natural environment that’s right on their doorstep.

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From the blog

Posted: 29/06/2017 by ydmt

My Week at Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

Acacia recently joined us on ‘work experience’ for a week. She had a busy week and kept a note of the things she got up to… Monday I arrived at the Millennium Trust at 9:00am and was shown around the offices by Shona. She explained to me what each part of the organisation did and […]
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