About us

Lost Woods of the Low Weald and Downs

We're bringing life back to neglected and fragmented ancient woods in Sussex to boost biodiversity and revitalise woodland skills.

See how we're doing it

Current appeals and campaigns

Did you know?

The Woodland Trust's founder was retired farmer and agricultural machinery producer, Kenneth Watkins.


Find a wood

Our first wood was in the Avon Valley in Devon and since then our portfolio has grown rapidly to include more than 1,000 woods across the United Kingdom.

Our woods are free to visit. To find one near you use our wood search page.

About us

Reconnecting Grantham to its historic landscape

We're working with the National Trust, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, to link Londonthorpe Woods and Bellmount, the eastern part of the Belton House estate. The project will unite accessible green space on the edge of Grantham to help even more people experience nature on their doorstep.

Discover how we're reconnecting Grantham to its historic landscape
Did you know?

Our largest site in England is now Heartwood Forest at nearly 350 hectares (around 865 acres).

Woodland wildlife

Woods provide homes for more wildlife than any other terrestrial landscape. Here are some of the species to look out for. 

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Got a question about our work or want to learn more about something?

Contact us

By post: 
The Woodland Trust
Kempton Way
NG31 6LL
Email: england@woodlandtrust.org.uk
Phone: 0330 333 3300 (Mon-Fri, 8.30am to 5pm)