The Value of Nature Connection

In 1992, during the Rio Earth Summit, I was a 23 year old student at Manchester Polytechnic  in my final year studying Environmental Management, and co-running Friends of the Earth Rainforest Group.  We… Continue reading

Call of the Wild

Over the last 3 years we have reached over 2000 young people and families across woodland days, teenage camp, youth training and leadership programmes, forest schools and family days. Our flagship projects, Call… Continue reading

CAMHS Staff Meeting Day Feedback

Circle of Life Rediscovery have been working with CAMHS over the past few years. This is the feedback from the staff from CAMHS at last meeting. Share your thoughts on outdoor learning. What… Continue reading

Project Wild Thing: Me, The Barrier – Guest Blog

Me – The Barrier When I ask my children why they would rather watch TV than go outside, they say that television is more fun. But what is fun for a 3 and… Continue reading

Forest School at Ringmer Primary School

We have just reached the end of our 5 week Forest School Programme with the Year 3 and 4 classes at Ringmer Primary School. It has been an action packed course filled with… Continue reading

Forest School and Environmental Education Training Level 3

The 1st – 5th October kicked off Circle of Life Rediscovery’s  Forest School and Environmental Education Level 3 training with a group of 14 enthusiastic individuals, ready and eager to learn about the Forest… Continue reading

Bentley Woodfair

We spent the weekend in the woods at Bentley, running a stall to let people know what Circle of Life Rediscovery is up to. The woodland has never seen so many people on… Continue reading

Wild Women Wandering Day

On the last day of June, still in the wake of the summer solstice and the blessing of abundant light, we women felt called by the wild to wander and wonder. Our journey… Continue reading

Earthwise Project – mental health awareness & stigma video

We wanted to share with you a video made by young people who attended our Earthwise Project, a partnership project between Circle of Life Rediscovery and the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services… Continue reading

National Trust consults Circle of Life Rediscovery

National Trust got in touch because they are driving a new campaign about connecting young people to nature.  This is a short extract from an article I wrote for them: The question “what motivates people to care… Continue reading