Venturer Camp Update April 2019

Saturday, 11 May 2019

VCamp Update April 2019

Millie was at South East Gathering this week, and it was great to meet lots of venturers and venturer leaders and share what

 the team and the region have been up to recently. We’re excited to see the big fish Eastbourne venturers have made, and Sarah and Raquel’s ideas for the Sustainability Centre went down really well!

What's Your Favourite Woodcraft Folk Activity?

Wednesday, 17 April 2019

This summer we will be making some new activity packs to help more children and young people to take part in Woodcraft Folk. We would like your help to decide what goes in them!

Bushcraft and Social Action Day

Sunday, 14 April 2019

On Saturday 6th April, 33 of us gathered at Hinchingbrooke Country Park for a day of bushcraft and social action - part of our project funded by 

Welsh Leader Training weekend

Event date: 
11 May 2019 (All day) - 12 May 2019 (All day)
Event location: 
TBC - Machynlleth

Welsh Council are planning a Training Weekend aimed at group leaders (prospective and established) on the 11th-12th May in Machynlleth. 

We've planned for Saturday 11th to be a training day, with everyone invited to stay overnight (if travelling) and to go on a walk on Sunday 12th.

Following discussions with the districts today we have identified topics for the training:

KLH international seminars

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

All Woodcraft Folk members are strongly encouraged to engage in a wide range of international opportunities.

Our sister organisation, Kurt Loewensteine House is a socialist education centre. There aim is democratic socialism, Internationalism, equality, antimilitarism, tolerance, ‘civil society’, gender equality, activism, solidarity and freedom. Therefore, they fight against capitalism, patriarchy and all forms of discrimination. Each year they run a series of seminars and training sessions, see below for more information:

6 months of co-operative leadership

Thursday, 4 April 2019

We (Debs McCahon and Sarah Welsh) are celebrating six months together as joint General Secretary and we thought it about time we wrote to all members giving them an insight into our work, the challenges, successes and demands.

Common Ground Video Update

Monday, 1 April 2019

Check out Common Ground's video update for March 2019!! 

Highgate & Holloway 25th celebrations

Thursday, 28 March 2019

Highgate & Holloway District are celebrating 25 years of 'education for social change' and 'spanning the world with friendship'. That's 25 years of camps, clans, peafairs, protests, crafting, co-operative games, hikes, fires and friends.

So we're having a party!

General Council update from the Chair

Thursday, 28 March 2019

Pip Sayers the Chair of General Council has put together this great video to update you on what's going on in the movement right now.

Glasgow Southside take part in Window Wanderland

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Pioneers from Glasgow Southside took part in the local event of Window Wanderland this February.

This is an event that sees a neighbourhood put on a fantastic evening display of creative window design transforming everyday streets into magical, outdoor galleries.

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