Get on (the) Board!

Get on (the) Board!

The Management Committee of the woodland has been busy during the pandemic strengthening the CBS and thinking about the next steps for our future. Most of you will be aware that in 2020 we changed the name of the project to Laughton Greenwood following consultation...
Introducing Laughton Greenwood, our new name

Introducing Laughton Greenwood, our new name

Community woodlands only work if they can draw on the broad range of support available to them. The community for our woods is located close to the woods themselves in local parishes, but also in the towns of Lewes and Hailsham, across Sussex and beyond. We are a...
Natural Flood Prevention

Natural Flood Prevention

Flooding was very much in the news over the winter months. Fortunately, we have not been badly affected in Laughton and the surrounding district but we need to be prepared for the possibility of flooding in the future. The Sussex Flow Initiative (SFI) is a county-wide...
Vert Woods: Past, Present & Future

Vert Woods: Past, Present & Future

Written by Sue Redshaw, Laughton Tree Warden and member of the Vert Woods Community Woodland Steering Group. Our presentation on the 3rd February was well-attended with over 60 people gathered in Laughton Parish Hall. We are grateful to all who turned out on a...
Our proposed Woodland Management Plan

Our proposed Woodland Management Plan

On Saturday, 12th November we held a consultation meeting for those local to the Vert Community Wood in Laughton Parish Hall, which was attended by 15 people including 4 members of our Steering Group. The meeting was publicised in Parish Magazines, in local shops and...

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