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Page background images and galleries: Scenes from the Woodland Ways circular walk by a WW volunteer


Voulunteer Tree image on front page by Sarah White: Creative Commons image



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Woodland Ways mission:


Education for sustainable development through local action and global awareness.


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This month's Tree Quotation


“Rilke wrote: 'These trees are magnificent, but even more magnificent is the sublime and moving space between them, as though with their growth it too increased.”



René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke (4 December 1875 – 29 December 1926),
shortened to Rainer Maria Rilke (German: [ˈʁaɪnɐ maˈʁiːa ˈʁɪlkə]), was an Austrian poet and novelist



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Part of the planetary mosaic of life...

M F Everitt Engineering Ltd


Suppliers of welding - electric and gas - to Woodland Ways. Their first-class technical support of our charity is much appreciated. You can find the Everitt team at Unit 2 Mersers Road, Chapel Pond Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 7HT   Tel: 01284-704186


A water management and engineering company, who recently lined our ponds at Natterer's Wood and Woodland Ways Pond with a plastic liner to help them hold water - with thanks for their specialist support.

Alba Trees, based in Scotland, is where Woodland Ways source the trees that we plant in our community woodland.


The Alba website has an impressive wholesale and retail catalogue of the broad range of trees and shrubs that they supply throughout the UK.


Suppliers we recommend

Our project would not be possible without

the help of these service suppliers.

Thank you all.


Urban Forestry (Bury St. Edmunds) Ltd are one of the Uk's premier Landscaping and Tree Work companies. Established in 1992, the company are approved contractors for the Arboricultural Association and the British Association of Landscape Industries.


Urban Forestry very generously donate the wood chips to Woodland Ways, which we use as mulch for young trees and as path surfacing.


Thank you to Urban Forestry.


J. Toms Ltd, based in Kent, are Woodland Ways suppliers for all our woodland sundries, from binding twine to plant ties.




The aerial photographs of the Giant Bat, on this website, are courtesy of Airshots.




No aerial shot can be taken without a professional, stable aerial platform to take the shots from.Aeromega supplied the helicopter to photograph the Woodland Ways Giant Bat.


R & D Construction

R & D were the local company that successfully tendered for the development of the Natterer's Wood site, the work being funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.


The team from R & D undertook the work with full professional project planning expertise and delivered our easy access footpath and excavated our landscape designs on time, to budget and with the highest regard for Health and Safety.