Our woods

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Ghost hunters leave Woodland Trust in bad spirits

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 03 October 2017

The Woodland Trust has been forced to add security to a Kent woodland to deal with anti social behaviour caused by ghost hunters and vandals. The move has set the Trust back nearly £50,000 – money that should be spent on conservation.

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Earlier budburst linked to warmer springs says research

by Chris Hickman, Senior PR Officer on 01 September 2017

A new study from the Met Office has used Nature's Calendar data to look at the impact of warming springs on budburst in native trees.

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Eastleigh Borough Council's destructive development

by Chris Hickman, Senior PR Officer on 20 July 2017

A development proposed by Eastleigh Borough Council in Hampshire may impact on two Woodland Trust woods.

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New funding strengthens habitat in Surrey woodland

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 29 June 2017

We've been able to improve one of our well-loved woods in Surrey thanks to a £15,000 grant.

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Devonshire dig delves into local mystery

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 02 June 2017

A six-day archaeological dig in a Devon woodland uncovered its hidden past.

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WREN funding will make visiting Owlet Wood a hoot

by Dee Smith, Senior PR Officer on 30 May 2017

A £32,000 grant from a waste recycling company is set to make one of our woods in Lincolnshire more accessible.

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Worcestershire woodland to close due to anti-social behaviour

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 22 May 2017

Persistent issues are forcing the Trust to close Uffmoor Wood near Halesowen, a well used wood in the West Midlands.

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Farm proposal set to make pigsty out of ancient woodland

by Chris Hickman, Senior PR Officer on 15 May 2017

Read our concerns about a planning application for a 'piggery' next to our Ragpath Wood in County Durham.

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Brian Blessed gives voice to veteran tree

by Chris Hickman, Senior PR Officer on 14 March 2017

Find out why the voice of Brian Blessed comes from a talking yew tree in Great Knott Wood on the shores of Lake Windermere.

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Reclaim a corner of Kent for wildlife

by Hollie Anderson, PR Officer & Celebrity Liaison on 20 February 2017

We need to raise £750,000 in order to secure a valuable extension to our Hucking Estate in Kent.

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