News and stories

We've launched #DreamBigAtHome!

Our new lockdown website has hundreds of activities and games to do at home, weekly challenges to try and a regular programme of live workshops and events online, as well as information on how our groups can operate during the COVID-19 outbreak.


Camping equipment insurance available for groups and districts

Tuesday, 16 March 2021

Groups and districts at some point may want to consider purchasing equipment insurance for larger items such as tents, marquees, camping equipment, parachutes etc. These items should be insured against things like damage and theft.
Woodcraft Folk offers all groups & districts the opportunity to join the national policy and insure their equipment.

Exciting Opportunity for Pioneers around Children's Rights

Monday, 8 March 2021

There's a really exciting upcoming opportunity for Pioneers!! 

Members Update March 2021

Wednesday, 3 March 2021

Spring is definitely upon us and we are all feeling hopeful as our groups and centres plan to reopen once more.

Green Influencers Launch Event - A Turtle Success

Wednesday, 3 March 2021

On Monday (1st March) we had our online launch event for the Green Influencers Scheme on 

Recent Training Webinars

Tuesday, 2 March 2021

The past year has seen a lot of online programme, some groups have been meeting with their young members since March last year whilst some are newer to the world of online group nights.

Biblins Bimble

Monday, 1 March 2021

As our centres plan to reopen Biblins encourage you to put your boots on to complete the Biblins Bimble.

Biblins is nestled along the River Wye and hosts part of the Wye Valley Walk. As COVID restrictions are lifted we encourage you to walk, swim or cycle the equivalent length of the Wye Valley Walk from 29th March to 31st May 2021. The Biblins Bimble challenge is in two parts, you can either:


1. Swim, walk or cycle 146 miles (the length of the Wye Valley Walk) over 9 weeks in your local area


Saturday, 27 February 2021

Woodcraft Folk centres and campsites are preparing to reopen following 12 months of COVID restrictions.


Coop Young Members

Friday, 26 February 2021

The Coop Group are looking for fresh thinkers to join their Co-op Young Members’ Group. Applications are welcome from 16-25 year olds today. If would be great for DFs and Young Kinsfolk to be represented.

ESC funding success

Friday, 26 February 2021

Woodcraft Folk are pleased to announce recent funding success - SIX successful European Solidarity Corps volunteer placements. The scheme is funded by Erasmus+ and will support the following placement:

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