If you would like to do your bit for the environment and for charity after Christmas, have your real Christmas tree recycled.

The Hospice of the Good Shepherd in Backford has teamed up with the Charity Xmas Tree Collection Service this year.

The JustHelping and hospice team will be collecting trees on January 9, 10, 16 and 17 2016 in the following Chester and Ellesmere Port areas: CH1, CH2, CH3 & CH65.

To arrange a collection and donate to the hospice book in at www.charityxmastreecollection.com.