Local heroes offsetting their flights

The Macmillans have clubbed together with their friends to donate an amazing £3398 to plant another 424 trees in the Forest, to off-set their flights... Read more

Making a flying start...

The time to do nothing has definitely passed - we calculated that as a Team we need to plant 65 trees to offset our carbon for 2019... Read more

How we've improved Bedfordshire

It's Bedfordshire Day on Thurs 28th and we're looking at the impact we've had on the county since the early 1990s... Read more

A trillion trees

Things are looking a bit bleak at the moment which is exactly why we're so determined to remind everyone that trees make life better! Read more

Climate crisis - the good, the bad, and the...science

Millions of people recently marched against climate change all over the world - the biggest mass movement in generations. But things are still starting to look a lot worse than previously thought... Read more

Climate Strike Day

Today is the start of a week long, global climate strike - millions of people are taking the day off work to get involved and march, all around the world. Read more

Why our new bench is so special

What better way to mark the amazing contribution of our previous Volunteer Coordinator Joan than to create a beautiful bench, right in the middle of the woodlands she helped to plant... Read more

Why mosquitos aren't all bad...

If you see the Wetlands on Wheels Caravan this summer, make sure you pop in and find out how wetland habitats will be suprisingly vital in stopping the spread of diseases in the climate crisis... Read more


While scary new figures show how badly insect numbers are declining globally, at least we're seeing an increase in butterflies at Shocott... Read more

88% of People Want More Trees

According to the Forest Research report there's some pretty interesting figures about woodlands and how people view them... Read more

Trees Clean Up Our Act

To celebrate Clean Air Day on Thurs 20th June, we're looking at the science of how trees clean our air... Read more


Insects make up two-thirds of life on the planet but they're declining faster than ever. Read more