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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.


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:

penwythnos Co-op Op weekend

Thursday, 24 July 2014

Ganwyd 3 menter gydweithredol ar benwythnos CO-OP OP ar Orffennaf y 6ed:

Dyfrdwy Gwerin y Coed Peace Camp

Friday, 18 July 2014

Dyfrdwy Gwerin y Coed Peace Camp July 2014 Llanfihangel GM

Dyfrdwy District (and delegation from Eryri) had a wonderful weekend camp at the Crown Inn in Llanfihangel GM, Denbighshire. The site was a strip of grass between woods and river which had to be reached by driving over or walking through a ford. It was a fantastic place to camp even though there was not enough space for the traditional circle of tents. A full moon shone over the camp on Friday night while we cooked vegetable soup and toast over the fire.

Kingswinford Busy Fundraising

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

The Kingswinford District have been busy fundraising and have successfully raised just over £800 

Lockerbrook Celebrates 50th

Thursday, 3 July 2014

Hello one and all,

Youth Empowerment Forever

Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Last month Woodcraft Folk pilotted the New Group Journey - a new online training resource for new groups and new volunteer leaders. The resource is the first step in creating an accessible training format for our thousands of volunteers.

Following additional funding from the National Voluntary Organisations in Scotland Fund, Woodcraft Folk are now looking to add to its online training resources by creating two new modules:

Membership Badge Design 2015

Friday, 20 June 2014

The submission deadline for the '2015 Membership Badge Competition' is fast approaching. 

Give as you Live

Friday, 13 June 2014

Give as you Live is an affiliate scheme that Woodcraft Folk has signed up to. It works in much the same way as a price comparison website - a retailer pays a commission for sending people to their website, except that in this case the commission goes to the charity of the customer’s choice.

Bushcraft Camp 2014

Thursday, 12 June 2014

Bushcraft Camp at Woodcraft Park Farm, Lurgashall: 30 May – 1 June 2014 

Members from Harlow, Hornsey, Knaphill, Spelthorne, Waltham Abbey and Walton districts came together for this three day camp and it was the biggest that we have held so far.

Annual Gathering Motions: Final Call

Wednesday, 4 June 2014

The deadline for motions is tomorrow Thursday the 5th of June at 12 noon.

Any last minute ideas from your group/district,motions you forgot to submit, you've still got a few hours to get them in (Send them to:

If you miss the deadline it won't be discussed this year

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