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Protect Sherwood Forest

7 Jan 17

Sherwood forest, home to ancient trees, rare wildlife and Robin Hood is in danger. A huge energy company, Ineos, is trying to get permission to explore underneath it for gas. Britain’s most famous woodland could soon be filled with lorries, heavy machinery and explosions. A...

Save our forests: victory!

5 Nov 14

Our forests have been saved – again! And together we played a huge part in that. The government was trying to sneak through plans which would have paved the way for our forests to be sold off. But at the very last minute, they backed...

Save our forests: update

5 Nov 14

The campaign to exempt forests from the Infrastructure Bill is causing a stir. A huge 150,000 of us signed the petition, and today it was carried into the Lords as they started their debate. And the government have come back with a response. So here’s...

Tweet to save our Forests

5 Nov 14

Just a few hours to go before the future of our forests is decided. The House of Lords is voting this afternoon on a law which could see our beautiful woodlands sold off to private developers. Twitter-savvy Lords are bound to be checking their phones...

24 hours to save the forests?

4 Nov 14

Could we have just 24 hours to stop England’s beautiful woodlands being sold off to private developers? The government is trying to sneak through a law which would clear the way for woodland getting built over. We need to act fast to protect our beautiful wild...

Great news: government agree to protect our forests

1 Feb 13

Yesterday, after months of deliberations – we have the final, official word from the government that they will do what more than half a million of us asked them to – and protect our nation’s forests for good. Congratulations! We’ve really, truly, won. It was a...