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Is better protection for ancient woodland more than just a pipe dream?

The Woodland Trust has long championed better protection for the irreplaceable habitat of ancient woodland. It’s one of the core aims of our public advocacy work. 573 more words

Climate Change

England's Tree Of The Year ~ PLEASE VOTE NOW!

Our woods were beautiful at the weekend as we took in the Autumn colours and swished our feet through the deep carpet of leaves along the paths. 662 more words

Outdoor Adventures

Hopwas Woods - Ancient Woodland Under Threat

There are many misunderstandings around the phrase “ancient woodland”. But it is really quite simple: ancient woodland is a piece of land that has been wooded since 1600. 1,233 more words


New and unprecedented threat to England’s ancient woodland

The Woodland Trust has today been informed of the largest threat to a single ancient woodland site in England that the charity has seen in its 42-year history. 425 more words

Save Hopwas Wood, Staffordshire!

Yesterday morning I found out about proposed plans to turn one of my local patches into a quarry. I regularly visit the ancient woodland as it isn’t far from where I live. 200 more words

Ancient Woodlands

England’s diverse and beautiful landscapes are justly famous the world over – from the dramatic summits of the Lake District to the gently rolling countryside of the Garden of England. 572 more words