The Woodland Trust and the National Trust are carrying out a public consultation on the future management of Fingle Woods for people and wildlife today (Thursday 27th November)at the Fingle Bridge Inn between 11am and 8pm. Please drop in and help us form our plans.
To celebrate the purchase of Fingle Woods by the Woodland Trust and the National Trust we are holding an event at the woods this Friday – the Fingle Festival.
Around 50 of the National Trust’s Rangers in Devon have just met at Fingle Bridge in the Teign Valley for a conference on the Outdoors and Nature. We spent two days in the glorious sunshine and camped overnight. Tremendous atmosphere and camaraderie – now all back to our special places fired up and ready to manage them even better for people and wildlife. Full photo set here.
The transformation of Fingle Woods by the Woodland Trust and National Trust has been boosted with initial support, including development funding of £64,900,from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), with plans in place to apply for a full grant at a later date. Continue reading…