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A year in the life of a 400 year old ash tree in Gloucestershire

PUBLISHED: 17:26 29 January 2018 | UPDATED: 17:27 29 January 2018

Ash Tree on the Laurie Lee Walk in Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust's Snow Farm Nature Reserve at the head of the Dilley Valley, near Slad.

Ash Tree on the Laurie Lee Walk in Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust's Snow Farm Nature Reserve at the head of the Dilley Valley, near Slad.

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Thousand Word Media captured a year in the life of a 400 year old ash tree at Snow Farm nature reserve on the Laurie Lee Wildlife Way, owned and managed by the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

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Video and photography by Thousand Word Media.

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