Join us

The Friends of Colwick Woods (FOCW) is a not-for-profit organization whose aim is to protect, enhance and promote the woods for people and for wildlife.

Objectives include the conservation of  the wildlife of the woods, the protection and enhancement of the landscape, documentation of the history of the woods, the promotion of public and educational use, and community involvement.

The  Friends of Colwick Woods needs the support  that the membership of local people gives. People who enjoy the woods, the panoramic views, and the flowers and wildlife. People who value its green open spaces in the heart of the city.

Membership can be as active as you wish. You may just want to be associated with the aims of the group or you may wish to take a more active role in the various activities of the group.

Membership Fees

Individuals       £3.00 per year
Family             £6.00 per year (up to four people at the same address)

Any additional donations are always welcome.

Payment can be made by cheque or by cash (cheques should be made payable to The Friends of Colwick Woods).

Please complete this form and return it with your payment:

  • hand in to Angela’s Creations, 152 Greenwood Road, Bakersfield (business hours are Tuesday to Saturday 9:00am to 1:00pm),


  • post to FOCW Membership Secretary, 182 Oakdale Road Carlton Nottingham NG4 1AH

If you have an email address, we may email you the newsletters and details of guided walks, work parties and forthcoming events. With email we can keep you up to date more quickly and at less cost.

If at any time you wish to stop receiving these communications, please inform the Membership Secretary in writing or by email or on the membership renewal slip.

We respect your privacy and your details will not be passed on to any other organizations.