News and stories

Staff take on challenges to support Woodcraft Folk

Thursday, 30 October 2014

 

The Folk Office Challenge 2014

Earlier this year Woodcraft Folk members of staff took on fundraising challenges to support the movement.

Chloe, Debs, Jon, Leanne and Sarah all made a pledge to raise as much money as they could to support the work of our young people and dedicated volunteers and in total they raised:

£2078.33

Read their stories:

Venturer Camp 2016

Thursday, 30 October 2014

Core Roles Meeting – 12th-14th December 2014

Plans are afoot for Venture Camp 2016. From the 6th to 13th August 2016, the Woodcraft Folk will be returning to Drum Hill

Membership Badge Design 2015

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Earlier this year we asked our members to submit designs for the 2015 Membership Badge. The badge was to be based around the 90th Anniversary of the Woodcraft Folk.

We were inundated with fantastic designs which were taken to this year’s Annual Conference and members were given the opportunity to vote for their favourite.

The votes were counted on return to Folk Office and the design chosen was:

Discover the new way to give to Woodcraft Folk

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Here's a new easy way to raise money for Woodcraft Folk that does not involve parting with extra cash.

Lockerbrook’s Big Annual Get Together

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

Celebrating 50 years!

Why not join us on the 21st - 23rd November as we gather together to work, talk and celebrate for what will be a very special annual “Working Weekend” as we celebrate 50 years of Lockerbrook Farm.

Proposed meeting of Woodcraft Folk visa campaign working group

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

We're organising a meeting or phone call for the Woodcraft Folk visa campaign working group.

Woodcraft Park Farm - 2015 Bookings

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Bookings for camping at Woodcraft Park Farm in 2015 will be opened from 1st October 2014. Once bookings have been received dates will be alocated, and confirmations will be sent to groups in November 2014.

Motions & Elections Annual Gathering 2014

Monday, 29 September 2014

See below the outcome of the motions & elections at this years Annual Gathering 2014: 

Motion 1-Venturer Committee

My 1st Annual Gathering!!

Monday, 29 September 2014

Annual Gathering (AG) is the annual opportunity to vote on the things which matter most to the Woodcraft Folk. Before AG motions are submitted to and an agenda is made.

Lots of people arrived on the Friday (which I intend to do next year) and I arrived to a circle of tents and a few marquees

Fun day in Ipswich

Friday, 5 September 2014

Woodcraft Folk Learning about Big Ideas through Fun

Eastern region are hosting a fun day in Ipswich Saturday 27th September from 2.00 to 4.30 at the Co-op Education Centre, 11 Fore St, Ipswich. Car park off Waterworks St – IP4 1JG.

Its a free event for children and parents to get a taste of what Woodcraft Folk has an offer and a oppurtunity to express and interest in getting invovled in setting up a new group in Ipswich.

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