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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14/05/2016

YDMT Choral Concert

Bolton Abbey Church

An evening of song performed by the highly accomplished Yorkshire Dales chamber choir Cantores Salicium.

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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. 

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03/05/2016

Farmer and his Lambs Help 1000 People

Date of issue: 3 May 2016

Over the last decade one Yorkshire Dales farmer has welcomed 1000 people to his farm to experience lambing first hand.

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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.

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Current programmes

Flowers of the Dales Festival

This annual festival highlights the fantastic wildflowers and habitats we have in the Yorkshire Dales through a collection of over 120 events across the Dales.

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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Posted: 26/04/2016 by ydmt

Down on the Farm

Agriculture students from across the world – including Malaysia, Russia, India, Pakistan, Egypt, Botswana, Spain, Finland and the UK – joined us to learn about farming techniques in the Yorkshire Dales. 45 under-graduates from Reading University spent time with farmer Rodney Beresford and his flock of sheep, getting hands-on experience assisting with herding, tagging and […]
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