High Weald

The Delivery Partners ranged from environmental charities, through public bodies and local authorities, to community organisations. They were: BTCV, Conservators of Ashdown Forest, ESAMP (East Sussex Archaeology and Museums Partnership), East Sussex County Council, ESUS Forestry - Training, Forestry Commission, Gatwick Greenspace Partnership, High Weald AONB Unit, Highbrook Village Hall Management Committee, Horsham District Council, Kent High Weald Partnership, Plumpton College, Root and Branch Theatre Company, RSPB, Sussex Police, Sussex Wildlife Trust, The Company, Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery, Weald & Downland Open Air Museum, and The Woodland Trust.

Using the Heritage Lottery Fund's core values of conservation, participation and learning, the delivery covered 39 areas of work spread across five themes:
enhancing publicly accessible sites
understanding and conserving the historic environment
public celebration and learning
learning in schools, and
training and skills.

A scheme monitoring report has been produced, detailing this work delivery in full.

Enhancing publicly accessible sites

Enhancing publicly accessible sites

This delivery focused on heathland and woodland habitat enhancements at key locations Read more

Training and skills

Training and skills

Local communities, conservation volunteering groups, young people, work placements, professionals and the Delivery Partners themselves... Read more

Understanding and conserving the historic environm…

Understanding and conserving the historic environment

There was a Scheme-wide approach to archaeology and the wider historic environment Read more

Public celebration and learning

Public celebration and learning

Guided walks, open days, publications, site-specific theatre, festivals and on-site interpretation were all undertaken Read more

Learning in schools

Learning in schools

Outreach sessions in schools and site-based learning activities were both central to engaging school children... Read more

Monitoring report

Monitoring report

A Scheme Monitoring Report has been produced detailing this work delivery in full Read more