Looking up at an oak on Loch Lomondside in spring
Mar 01 2019

Thank you, thank you, thank you

Hello, I am Maggie McCallum and I volunteer as part of the woodland engagement and events teams at beautiful Glen Finglas in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park. I began working towards an MSc in Countryside Management by distance learning in 2015, completing it in 2018 through the...

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Feb 27 2019

Volunteers visit the Ballynature Day

Woodland Trust volunteers Ashley Peel and Louissa Bulver came along to lend some support at the Ballynature Day that took place on Saturday 23rd February in Ballynure Village. Joined by Woodland Trust staff Michelle and Jamie the team chatted to visitors about the work of the...

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Feb 27 2019

Hedge laying training at Canal Wood

 Volunteers gathered on Saturday 23rd February at Canal Wood to take part in a hedge laying training day. The training led by David Thompson was a huge success, despite a badly timed heavy shower! The group set about tackling a particularly difficult hedge on site which needed...

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Feb 22 2019

Smithills Update 22nd Feb 2019

New Estate Ranger Our new Ranger, Andy Thorn, started this week. He will be taking over volunteer management for our practical task days, and also for our wardens and practical group leaders.  He is looking forward to meeting our volunteer group!   Next Volunteer Task Day – 10 March Is… you guessed...

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