Rebecca Cork combines her expertise and enthusiasm for woodland conservation with her skills as an enabler of community – as a group of volunteers work together to restore a culturally and historically significant arboretum. The aim of the project is to provide a vibrant, safe, well-managed outdoor learning space for educational and inspirational events and ongoing collaborative involvement, encouraging engagement with nature and a sense of ownership along the way. http://tortwortharboretum.org
An Adliberate film http://www.adliberate.co.uk for WoodlandsTV http://www.woodlands.co.uk/tv
On 20 October 2010, as part of the Spending Review the Chancellor announced that the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) will be launched in June 2011. Matthew Woodcock from the Forestry Commission discusses the proposals (filmed in May 2010) woodlands.co.uk
There is increasing recognition that wood is a sustainable building material and source of fuel. Matthew Woodcock outlines the variety of ways in which the Forestry Commission can encourage the use of wood. woodlands.co.uk
A personal view of the benefits of small woodland ownership groups or SWOGS by Alex Bienfait. See woodlands.co.uk for more information
Wood fairs are a great source of information, inspiration, advice and family fun. Here are just a few of the activities you might see at a wood fair. See woodfairs.co.uk for more information.