Membership Info


Members receive three newsletters each year, plus other information.
Assistance at events is always welcome, and members can learn a lot more about the woodland by volunteering to help out.
We have regular Committee Meetings, usually on the second Wednesday of each month at 7 pm at the Forest Classroom, which any member can attend.  Our Annual General Meeting will be held this year during September.
Subscription costs for an individual are £5 for one year/ £20 for five years, OR for a couple/family it is £8 for one year/ £30 for five years (a family is up to 2 adults and any children under 18 yrs).  Please send your details (address & contact phone no and email) to :

Membership Secretary, Friends of Chopwell Wood,
2 Albert Street, ROWLANDS GILL, NE39 2JA

The following items can also be ordered – with or without membership
please indicate items required

  • Chopwell Wood – Past & Present    –   £ 2 for non-members  (plus £ 1 postage)
    (34 page History Booklet – published by FoCW)  Available to members at a reduced price of £ 1 plus £1 postage
  • Compact/Schools Orienteering Map (updated  2015)   –   £ 1  (plus £ 1 postage)
    Control Points are all within 600 metres of the Main Car Park


FoCW Membership Form – (MS Word .doc)