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Exciting DF news and opportunities

Monday, 18 September 2017

Two Exciting pieces of DF news

1) In 2020, Woodcraft is hosting a huge international IFM - SEI camp with people from all over the world! It is organised by a board of people including one DF rep. DFs will be electing someone new each year to fulfil this role. Want it to be you this year (starting October)? Email chair@spanthatworld.com or message Lily McTaggart on Facebook. Elections will be held at Old/New.

Tackling the Munro Challenge for Lockerbrook

Monday, 11 September 2017

Libby Kerr and Lisa Trollope are on target to beat the women’s record for a continuous Munro round and are raising money for Lockerbrook at the same time!

It's Remember a Charity Week

Friday, 8 September 2017

This year, Remember A Charity Week (11-17 September) will call on the public to ‘Have Your Say on the World You Want to Pass On’, inspiring people to leave a gift in their Will. The Remember a Charity website contains details of the roadshows being held in 5 cities across the UK during the week and has plenty of useful information about how to write a will.

New Groups Project Eastern

Tuesday, 5 September 2017

 Woodcraft Folk will be launching 18 new youth groups across Suffolk, Norfolk & Cambridgeshire thanks to new funding from the Big Lottery Fund and Department for Culture, Media & Sport.

Watch and share our new film!

Friday, 1 September 2017

We're proud to launch our new Woodcraft Folk promotional video. Please watch and share.

One Solution:Resolution

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

One Solution: Resolution!


Woodcraft DFs

22nd-26th October 2017. Raywell Park

One Solution: Resolution! Is a five day seminar aimed at 13-15 year olds offering an alternative education equipping young people to recognise and combat violence in their everyday lives; teaching them to think critically and creatively about the world using a diverse range of perspectives.

Power Banks. New to Folk Supply this Summer.

Friday, 25 August 2017

 Power Banks. New to Folk Supply this Summer.

Have you ever been stranded at a train station only to find your phone has run out of juice? Fear no more the Folk Supply Power Bank has arrived!

Michael & Steve End2End Adventure

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Next month Michael and Steve, from Mondelez International (or, as we know it, Cadburys) will cycle from Land's End to John O'Groats to raise money for a number of charities, including Woodcraft Folk.

Bushcraft Camp @ Woodcraft Park Farm 30 Sept – 1 Oct 2017

Friday, 18 August 2017

Bookings for this years Bushcraft camp are open, spaces are limited so get in quickly, the maximum ratio of children to adults will be 5 to 1. It is hoped that an advance working party will arrive on site on the Friday and if you can join us you're very welcome. Leaders who have younger children may bring them to this camp provided the ratio is not exceeded.

News from General Council

Wednesday, 2 August 2017

Members of General Council discussed the Strategic Plan, promotion to Gathering and passed the budget for International Camp 2020 at their July meeting.

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