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Tories and Lib Dems try one up each other with tree planting pledges

20 days ago   |   By Metro

The Tories and Lib Dems are both pledging to plant millions of new trees if they win the General Election
The Conservative Party say they will triple the rate of tree planting in the UK, but the Lib Dems say they can double that.
Boris Johnson has announced a £640 million Nature for Climate fund which would see 30 million more trees planted every year - covering 30,000 hectares.
But Jo Swinson 's party say they will undertake the largest tree planting programme in UK history if they win the General Election on December 12.
The Lib Dems accused the government of ‘woefully failing to meet...
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