Our aims and objectives 

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 towards:

  • Travel in order to study and collect plant material for inclusion in the collections at Bedgebury Pinetum and other arboreta and gardens
  • Promotion to further the work of Bedgebury Pinetum
  • School visits
  • The financing of publications in connection with the study of trees
  • Education and research relating to the study of trees and in particular to enable such students to work at Bedgebury Pinetum
  • The sponsoring of events and exhibitions intended to advance the tree knowledge of the general public

Glory Hole Picnic