Vote opens for UK’s top tree

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The Wood­land Trust has re­vealed the trees that are on the short­list to win Tree of the Year 2017. The pub­lic can vote for their favourite tree in Eng­land, Wales, Scot­land and North­ern Ire­land. Nom­i­na­tions in­clude a Perthshire spruce, which was pulled from the muddy war­zone by a sol­dier at the Bat­tle of Pass­chen­daele, in Bel­gium in 1917, and sent to his fa­ther in Perthshire. Head to wood­ vis­it­ing-woods/tree-of-the-year to cast your vote.

The Perthshire spruce.

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