Tree scheme is a success

Hampshire County Council will have extra gritters on standby across the weekend

Extra gritters on standby as county gets set for a snowy weekend

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RECYCLING officers have praised residents for their response to a free Christmas tree recycling scheme.

A total of 753 trees were recycled by Gosport Borough Council.

Councillor Graham Burgess, chairman of the community and environment board, said: ‘That’s 200 more than last year, a truly superb result.’

All trees are composted.

to help nourish more trees for future generations to use.