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Knoydart Forest Trust

The remote community of Knoydart have owned and managed the Knoydart forest since the 1990s.

Lorna tells us their story, covering the pros and cons of community ownership, and some clever ways to generate income as a community organisation.

Jericho Wharf Trust

For over ten years, the community of Jericho have been fighting to protect and develop a canalside public square.

Through their story, we learn how resistance campaigns can use the planning system and work with developers and local authorities to achieve their aims.

Abriachan Forest Trust

The community of Abriachan bought this forest in the late 1990s and have developed the site into a productive forest with plenty of recreational and educational facilities.

Through their story we learn about developing public access, promoting the forest as a destination, and increasing facilities and infrastructure through community land management.

Friends of the Flyover

Three friends in Liverpool are developing their campaign to transform a heaving flyover that is facing demolition into a green centrepiece of the city.

Through their story we learn about how to communicate uncompromising vision and build unlikely partnerships to see through a remarkable idea for your community.