About us

The Silverdale District Woodbank is a voluteer community group that carries out woodland management work to benefit local wildlife habitiats.  We work with a number of local conservation organisation including:

  • Arnside and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

  • Woodland Trust

  • Butterfly Conservation

  • National Trust

  • RSPB

In return for their labour members earn a share of logs and coppice poles for theire own use.


We work co-operatively enabling people of all abilities to join in.

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Officers of the Commmittee

Chair:  Lesley Edkins

Treasurer:    Lesley Robinson

Secretary:   Tom Forshaw

Membership Secretary:   Lesley Edkins

The Silverdale Woodbank is a not for profit company limited by guarantee.  The directors delegate the running of the company to the elected committee.

Our Constitution can be downloaded here.