District Co-ordinator

Woodcraft publicity materials

Browse and download current Woodcraft Folk publicity materials here.

You can download our latest logos here: www.woodcraft.org.uk/logos

Midlands Camp 2012

Event date: 
2 August 2012 - 9:57am - 8 August 2012 - 9:57am
Event location: 
Cotgrave, Nottinghamshire

Midlands Camp for all groups and members in the Midlands. Contact Claire Knight for more info: claire@theknighthouse.co.uk.

Development Conference

Event date: 
11 February 2012 - 10:30am - 12 February 2012 - 2:30pm
Event location: 
Lee Valley YHA

Theme: youth participation

Bring your ideas, vision and experience to make Woodcraft Folk inclusive of all ages and supportive of young people’s participation and development.

CoCamp pre-camp

Event date: 
1 May 2011 - 1:00pm - 2 May 2011 - 3:00pm
Event location: 
Nottinghamshire

For further details on pre-camp will be available very soon via our website and www.coocamp.coop.

In the meantime if your district is interested in booking to come along to CoCamp 30th July - 9th August please advise them to go to https://woodcraft.org.uk/how-make-cocamp-booking or email cocamp@woodcraft.org.uk with an enquiry.

Annual Gathering 2011

Event date: 
29 April 2011 - 6:00pm - 1 May 2011 - 1:00pm
Event location: 
Walesby Forest Scout Centre, Nottinghamshire

Annual Gathering is the democratic heart of the Woodcraft Folk, but it’s so much more than that. As well as celebrating our achievements over the past year & electing our General Council, we discuss future plans for the movement, share skills & experiences, and enjoy each other’s company in true Woodcraft style.

All members are welcome to attend and take part in Annual Gathering, but if you’d like to register as a delegate representing your district, please contact your district co-ordinator.

'Bored Meeting' training

Event date: 
22 January 2011 (All day) - 23 January 2011 (All day)
Event location: 
YHA Lee Valley, Windmill Lane, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, EN8 9AI

Come and join young and older district, regional and national Woodcraft Folk committee representatives for an exciting weekend of FREE training and networking alongside Development Conference.

Bushcraft Camp @ Woodcraft Park Farm 30 Sept – 1 Oct 2017

Friday, 18 August 2017

Bookings for this years Bushcraft camp are open, spaces are limited so get in quickly, the maximum ratio of children to adults will be 5 to 1. It is hoped that an advance working party will arrive on site on the Friday and if you can join us you're very welcome. Leaders who have younger children may bring them to this camp provided the ratio is not exceeded.

News from General Council

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Members of General Council discussed the Strategic Plan, promotion to Gathering and passed the budget for International Camp 2020 at their July meeting.

Membership Badge Competition 2018

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Earlier this year we launched the competition to find next year’s membership badge design. Last year was a chance for thinking about our future. This year we’d like our young members to look at social action in their local area. This is a great group night activity to kick off the Autumn term. 

Theme: Be Inspired by local action

Transgender Inclusion

Woodcraft Folk's Inclusion Statement on supporting members who identify as Trans, and encouraging groups to challenge gender sterotypes, was adopted by General Council in March 2017. The document also contains background information and practical advice for group leaders, covering: - definitions of key terms - use of appropriate and inclusive language - supporting adult volunteers who are Trans - running successful camps and residentials Further guidance can be sought through Folk Office, or from the specialist organisations listed on the final page of the document.

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