Stories

Stories

Explore the stories from around our network to uncover ideas, inspiration, news, and more. If you have a story to tell, share it with us here.

News

Programme Reflections: David Barnes

David joined our Green Leadership Programme from his project: Ambassadors for the Canal – Canal Lengths Persons (CLP). The CLP Project provides a structured and purposeful opportunity for trained volunteers to support and promote the blue and green environment of the canal, towpath, and neighbouring areas.

Read More »
News

Programme Reflections: John Harrison

John is the founder of Solidarity Farm CIC, a working farm in Northumberland that works with young people struggling with mainstream education. Using farm and nature-based activities, it provides a non-judgemental space for young people to be themselves and connect with nature.

Read More »
News

Programme Reflections: Trish Goodwin

Trish joined the Green Leadership Programme to meet new people and find out more about other projects. Here, she tells us about her experience and what she’s done as a result of the programme:

Read More »
News

Programme Reflections: Rachel Ford

Rachel joined the Green Leadership Programme to learn how she could enhance her knowledge. Here, she tells us about her experience and what she’s done as a result of the programme:

Read More »
Inspiration

National Tree Week

It’s National Tree Week, the UK’s largest annual tree celebration. Each year, the country’s conservation sector, and volunteer groups come together to plant thousands of trees to mark the start of the tree-planting season.

Read More »

Programme Reflections: Laura Patten

Laura joined the Programme to help her develop her leadership skills. One of her biggest challenges was the travelling involved. Here, she talks us through why that was such an achievement for her…

Read More »