DFs

Join our team to reach new communities in the Eastern Region

Monday, 12 June 2017

Thanks to our successful track record of developing new groups, Woodcraft Folk has secured a significant grant to help us reach new communities in the Eastern Region, focusing on the counties of Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

This funding is to work with young people aged between 10 and 20, so we will be looking to start up new Pioneer, Venturer and DF groups in our target communities, which include Cambridge, Peterborough, King's Lynn, Great Yarmouth, Thetford, Norwich, Ipswich, Bury St Edmunds, St Neots and Lowestoft.

General Council Meeting Update

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Our board of Trustee also known as General Council met last weekend to discuss all things Woodcraft Folk. General council's main responsibilities are to help set and fulfil the main aims of the organisation, make sure we've enough money to do what we want, set policies, employ staff and ensure we met all our legal obligations as a registered charity.

Eastern Region Summer Camp

Event date: 
22 July 2017 - 10:00am - 29 July 2017 - 5:00pm
Event location: 
Green Park, near Aylesbury

Eastern Region Summer Camp 2017 will be held on the beautiful Green Park near Aylesbury. Depending on the numbers, we will be camping in 2 or 3 villages, each village made up of one or more districts from our region.

Eastern Region Spring Camp

Event date: 
27 May 2017 - 10:00am - 29 May 2017 - 5:00pm
Event location: 
Great Gransden

Spring Camp for all local Woodcrafters at Great Gransden from the 27th to 29th May, 2017

Folk Assembly Early Bird booking deadline approaching!!

Wednesday, 19 April 2017

Last year we held the first ever Folk Assembly an informal gathering of our member to share skills, discuss things that matter to us and enjoy each others company. Due to its success we'll be hosting Folk Assembly this year on the 23rd - 25th June 2017 at the Bramhope campsite in Leeds. 

The weekends event will include:  

Cudham Unveils Gender Neutral Bathrooms

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

As some of you know, we have been fundraising for some time to upgrade our bathroom facilities at Cudham. It’s taken while but has definitely been worth the wait. With help from all our users, volunteers and support from the movement, we’ve done it!!

International Camp Theme and Board voted on at Folk Assembly

Friday, 14 April 2017

At Folk Assembly on the 23rd to 25th of June, every woodcrafter will get to vote on the theme of Woodcraft's IFM-SEI international camp 2020. At the first open meeting in February we shortlisted down to 3 ideas:

Folk Assembly 2017

This year's Folk Assembly will be held at the Bramhope Campsite in Leeds on the 23rd - 25th June 2017.

Folk Assembly is a gathering of Woodcraft Folk members from all over the country to share skills, discuss the things that

matter and enjoy each other's company. The event will include:

New London Region Chair!!

Thursday, 16 March 2017

At the most recent London AGM, I was elected chair of London committee. My name is Jack Walker, I am an elfin leader in Newham Watersmeet District. I'm also a member of General Council.

Height Gate - Book Now!!

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

The Height Gate Camping Barn is available to all Woodcraft Folk groups to book!!! 

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