Thousands of Christmas Trees planted along Formby Coastline January 7th, 2013 admin Latest News Shares Comments Thousands of Christmas Trees planted along Formby Coastline About 5,000 leftover Christmas trees are being used to help prevent the erosion of Merseyside’s sand dunes. The Christmas trees leftover from Homebase will be dug in the sand dunes along Formby Coast. The National Trust organises and teams of volunteers will use the trees to create more than a mile of brush fencing to stop the erosion of sand from the wind. Formby attracts 350,000 visitors a year and the dunes are under constant pressure from erosion and wear. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137 Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected] – relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Onthespot – your online reporter www.onthespotnews.co.uk Do you have a story to tell? Please text or phone 07930717137 or email [email protected] Follow OTS (Onthespot) on Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Related Comments comments!