News and stories

We've launched #DreamBigAtHome!

Our new lockdown website has hundreds of activities and games to do at home, weekly challenges to try and a regular programme of live workshops and events online, as well as information on how our groups can operate during the COVID-19 outbreak.


FLUX Live event!

Friday, 2 July 2021

FLUX Live: Visual Sound
A Masterclass with The Analema Group
15 July 2021 - 7 pm Zoom

Hello From Our New Common Ground Camp Assistant!

Thursday, 1 July 2021

We are delighted to announce that Millie will be joining our team as Common Ground Camp Assistant! Please read her welcome below and expect to see/hear a lot from Millie in September! 


"Hi everyone,

My name’s Millie and I will be joining the Woodcraft Folk Team in September as Common Ground Camp Assistant!

Members Update June 2021

Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Members Update, June 2021

Volunteer Wardens Wanted at Biblins!

Monday, 28 June 2021

At Biblins Campsite we rely on our volunteer wardens to help keep the site running and provide a friendly Woodcraft welcome to all of our visitors.

This year we are doing things differently as we have 2 ESC placements, Federica and Ivan living on site for the summer. We are also for one year only, open all season to Family and Household groups as well as Schools and Youth Groups.

Socially distanced Big Lunch in Dollar Park hosted by Falkirk Woodcrafters

Monday, 21 June 2021

Woodcraft Folk hosted an annual charity event called Big Lunch in Dollar Park on Saturday June 6. This year people not only met safely in person, but they were also encouraged to get together virtually. They united in a nationwide act of community friendship while having plenty of fun and food for everyone on the day. The purpose of this event is to reduce isolation, improve mental health and bring people together to build better connected communities.

Funding Opportunities - Funding Friday!

Friday, 18 June 2021

Happy #FundingFriday !

We want to encourage groups and districts to apply to funding available, so we have put together a list of funding available to charities. Below is a list of a few chosen funding opportunities for our groups to apply for.


Thursday, 10 June 2021

Woodcraft Folk are pleased to introduce a new project:

Funding success

Monday, 7 June 2021


Woodcraft Folk is one of 148 youth centres across England to recieve financial support fron Julia Hans Rausing to reopen our centres following COVID closures.

Updated Information for Summer Camps 2021

Thursday, 3 June 2021

Summer is just around the corner, and volunteers and staff are working hard to prepare Woodcraft Folk's campsites and outdoor centres for visits from Pioneer and Venturer groups in August.

These events will be different to our original plans, due to the restrictions on youth activities that we expect to be in force across in England in August, but will still offer opportunities for outdoor adventures inspired by Woodcraft Folk's aims and principles. 

Holiday Activities & Food programme

Tuesday, 1 June 2021

Woodcraft Folk are delighted to be working with Let Me Play to delievr holiday activities and food to children and young people across Hammersmith & Fulham.


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