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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.

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.

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.

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.

Bushcraft Camp 11th - 12th Oct 2014

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Bookings for Bushcraft camp are now open!! 

 

 

This camp is open to Pioneers and above and participation will be limited to 60 people, the maximum ratio of children to adults will be 5 to 1. Leaders who have younger children may bring them to this camp provided the ratio is not exceeded.

London Camp 2014 – a brilliant Camp!

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

London Region of the Woodcraft Folk held its regional camp at Lyons Copse near Southampton in the first week of the school holidays, from 26th of July until 2nd August. With well over 600 participants it was over twice the size than the camps held in 2005 and 2010 and 17 of the 26 London districts took part. They were joined by two German delegations as well as delegations from France and Catalonia. The dry weather helped to make it the best ever camp for many.

Celtic Camp: a Myths & Legends tale

Sunday, 17 August 2014

150 Woodcraft Folk friends from Scotland and Wales met for a hugely successful Celtic Camp 2014 this August. The competitive nature of the preceding Commonwealth Games was a marked contrast to the co-operative nature of the camp. As one Edinburgh Elfin succinctly put it "It was good".

Little Otter Express

Monday, 11 August 2014

The Little Otter Express is the newsletter created by Camden and Hackney Districts for their village at London Camp, you can download it below to discover all the excting things we got up to!

Largest Growth Project Launched

Friday, 8 August 2014

Following recent funding success, Woodcraft Folk will be launching its largest new group project ever!

The Cabinet Office funding will enable Woodcraft Folk to employ a small team of New Group Support workers to reach out to new communities across West Yorkshire. The 19-month project will:

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