David Garrett - A Woods Lament (1960)

Kettering poet David Garrett wrote this in the 1960's when Weekley Hall Wood was first being destroying for ironstone quarries. Now in his 80's David performed it at the Winter Woodland Festival for us.

Loz Anstey - Save Weekley Hall Wood (2021)

Spoken word artist Loz wrote this piece in 2021 and performed it for the first time at the Pleasure Park Community Festival in August. It is set to photographs taken by Dan Whitney and Adam Riley.

Denise Mackay of Kettering charity Johnny's Happy Place supports Save Weekley Hall Wood

Members of the team celebrating making it to 10,000 signatures on the petition!

Our powerful launch video

Watch our launch video produced by Dez Dell

Save Weekley Hall Wood LIVE

Tom Oi singing the Save Weekley Hall Wood song on the Green Room Corby

Weekley Hall Wood Walk

A beautiful video in 4K created by Neil Fedorowycz

Save Weekley Hall Wood theme

Tom Oi made us a theme song - so awesome!

Council exec meeting

This was regarding the government planning white paper

Flytipping near the wood

The flytipping was cleared after the Northants Telegraph ran a story

Climate Emergency Anniversary

The team at the council on the anniversary of the Climate Emergency declaration

Dougs Half Marathon

Team member Doug ran a half marathon around Weekley Hall Wood to raise money for Crohns and Colitis UK

Lockdown litter

Early in June Dez and Loz picked a few bags of litter, prompting a much larger pick later in the year

Single warehouse application

A separate application went to the council to build a warehouse on this area of land

Blackberry Jam

Dan and Adam made Save Weekley Hall Wood blackberry jam

Sunrise drone footage

Footage filmed by Neil Fedorowycz over the area in May 2020

Scary crossing video

Do you think this road needs a safer crossing? We certainly do.

Dez on BBC Radio Northampton

Dez Dell interviewed by John Griff on BBC Northampton in May 2020

Lockdown photo appeal

An appeal for photos of rare and endangered wildlife in the area

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