Your contribution will be used to support the Forestry Commission in its management of Bedgebury as a world-class centre of conifer research, conservation and education, as a landscape of rare and endangered flora and fauna, and as a site for high quality, healthy recreation.


In pursuit of these objectives, the charity will consider funding to support:

  • Travel to study and collect plant material for Bedgebury and associated arboreta and gardens
  • Forestry Commission publications and activities for research, education and public engagement
  • School visits
  • Student work experience at Bedgebury on Pinetum-related activities
  • Enhancement of public understanding about Bedgebury
  • Improvement of the visitor experience at Bedgebury through projects, events and activities
  • Facilities to promote participation in healthy recreation

Glory Hole Picnic