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Petals of Success: Premier Supports Muscular Dystrophy UK’s Award-Winning Garden at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Muscular Dystrophy UK has been awarded the prestigious Best Show Garden accolade at the RHS Chelsea Flower

Premier’s License to Thrill at Sign & Digital 2024

Premier, a leading supplier to the sign and display market, left visitors stirred not shaken, at the

Premier Enhances Lamination Film Portfolio

Premier Paper Group have recently announced the addition of three new brands as part of their ongoing

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Tree Planting – Premier’s Planting the Seeds of Change at Frodsham’s Former Golf Course!

November 2023

November 2023 – Premier, a front-runner in environmental responsibility within the UK print industry, marked a significant milestone in its commitment to combat climate change, in collaboration with the Woodland Trust. On 15 November 2023, the picturesque former Frodsham golf course in north Cheshire blossomed into a haven for sustainability as 100 of Premier’s enthusiastic […]

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Tree Planting – The planet’s lungs just got 600 trees bigger!

February 2023

Premier’s first tree planting day of 2023 was a successful event which took place at Yonder Oak Wood in Devon. Devon was the birthplace of the Woodland Trust and over 50 years on, they have been able to purchase a large plot of land in the area to create Yonder Oak Wood, a vast wooded […]

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Tree Planting – Back to the Roots of Carbon Capture

December 2022

Pepper Wood is the home of where it all began. In Fairfield, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire Carbon Capture was born in partnership with Premier and the Woodland Trust. On the 6 December 2022, 30 of Premier’s dedicated environmental champions gave an early Christmas present back to mother nature. The small but mighty team of tree planters dug […]

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Another 4,000 Trees Planted for the Young People’s Forest

December 2021

    On Thursday 25th November, Premier teamed up with some of their customers, Sylvamo, Link Publishing, the Outdoor Guide and CBBC presenter Gemma Hunt to brave the cold and plant saplings with the Woodland Trust, at the Young People’s Forest in Mead, Derbyshire. Guests from around the UK, from Southampton to Glasgow, travelled to […]

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Premier and Customers Team up to Plant Trees at Kinclaven

March 2020

Grey skies hung over a cold, windy and wet Thursday morning at Kinclaven Bluebell Woods; several miles north of Perth, Scotland. Despite the rain however, spirits were far from dampened as around 80 intrepid Carbon Capture eco-warriors took to the fields, to plant trees with the Woodland Trust. On Thursday 12th March Premier Paper joined […]

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Premier Return to Pullabrook Woods

March 2020

For the fifth year in a row Premier Paper, their customers and the Woodland Trust returned to Pullabrook Wood on Dartmoor; to plant and maintain native woodland in the area. Thursday 27th February 2020, despite the cold start and the threat of bad weather, around 40 people met at 9am in Pullabrook Woods for some […]

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Carbon Capture hits the Million Pound Milestone

November 2019

“Tall oaks from little acorns grow.” What started off in 2008 as a simple idea to give businesses the choice to mitigate the CO2 emissions from the paper that they buy has truly blossomed into something very special and Carbon Capture is now the market leading environmental initiative. Premier Paper offer their customers and their […]

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Premier Paper and Customers Plant 13,000 Trees in Derbyshire

November 2019

Thursday 21st November 2019 and it’s a cold morning in the heart of the picturesque Derbyshire countryside – the perfect day to plant some trees. Premier Paper invited 300 of their Carbon Capture customers and their customer’s clients to take part in their annual tree planting day with the Woodland Trust in Derbyshire. Joined by […]

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A Premier Start to 2019 for Carbon Capture – 1100 Trees Planted in March

March 2019

It’s nine o’clock, Thursday 14th March 2019. The sun is shining high in an almost perfectly clear blue sky – the ideal weather to team up with 30 customers and the Woodland Trust to plant trees in the beautiful Scottish countryside; the first of many tree planting days planned for 2019.   Said to have […]

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Premier to plant 3,000 trees, adding to the UK’s largest continuous new native woodland

October 2018

October 2015 – The Premier Paper Group, the UK’s largest independent paper merchant with a nationwide network of regional stock holding branches, has announced that it is planning another mega day of tree planting action this year, where it is looking to plant some 3,000 trees at a site in rural Hertfordshire. Already this year customers […]

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