Roots for the Future’s second annual report

Roots for the Future’s second annual report

Roots for the Future’s activities and impact in our second year Roots for the Future CIC brings people together to plant trees near to where they live. Our mission is to engage communities in tree planting to cultivate a lasting legacy of environmental sustainability....
Cubs finish the hedgerow

Cubs finish the hedgerow

In March we started a hedgerow with St Edmund’s year 5 pupils BUT we only got halfway along (despite planting 170 saplings!). So in came the local cubs to plant the rest of it. For Cubs, aged between 8 and 10 ½, excitement and adventure are key. Their programme...
Meet the eco warriors

Meet the eco warriors

An exciting new collaboration between Godalming Junior School and Roots for the Future had 13 of the school’s Eco Warriors planting trees in their local park.  On the first day of spring 13 Eco Warriors, from 8 to 10 years of age, joined us to plant several trees of...
Citizen Charterhouse!

Citizen Charterhouse!

Roots for the Future and Charterhouse School have recently completed a second year of planting sessions together. The planting projects fit well into the school’s commitment to social responsibility and to instilling a sense of citizenship in their pupils. With a...
Inter-generational hedge planting

Inter-generational hedge planting

We held a wonderful planting event at Ladywell spiritual retreat in March. We invited Year 5 from St Edmunds to plant a hedgerow at Ladywell’s request. Criss-crossing the countryside, hedgerows are long rows of bushes and can be seen dividing up farmland and...
Haslemere has new trees

Haslemere has new trees

Haslemere residents joined us to plant trees on Saturday 23 February. Around 30 people of all ages came out to enjoy the sunshine, a cup of tea with neighbours and do something great for their community. The afternoon started with a run around with Richard our Forest...