Blog - Member communications

Important notice for members

As a Friend of Westonbirt Arboretum, we ask that you produce a valid membership card to gain free entry into the arboretum.

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Have your say at our AGM

Join us on Saturday 12 May for our AGM, with a great talk from Westonbirt arborist Andy Bryce on invigorating roots...

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A Busy Membership Season

Winter is a time when the arboretum takes on a magical feel and some of the resident mammals retire into the peaceful world of hibernation...

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And we've launched...

Welcome to our new blog, for you, our members. Please check back regularly as it's here we'll be keeping you informed with all the latest updates and goings on at the arboretum.

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Free entry to RHS Gardens has ended

The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) are no longer offering Westonbirt members free entry to any of their gardens after July 2017 using their Friends membership card.

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Offers just for Friends

Our spring 2015 magazine is out now and contains some great offers for Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum. You'll need to show a valid membership card to claim the discounts and offers. Enjoy!...

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Attention friends! Find out about your new cards here!

In early summer, all of our members will be issued with new cards to enable entry through the Welcome Building.

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A friendly thanks!

The Friends had their first marquee dedicated to Membership at Treefest last month and it was a fantastic success. So we would like to thank all who made it happen and helped out.

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Summer Magazine Preview

Hello, all being well at the printers and the mailing house, the summer issue of The Westonbirt Magazine should be with you from 8th May.

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Spring 2013 Magazine

Hello, here’s a sneak preview of the spring issue. It will land on your doormat around 12th February, just in time for Valentine’s Day – and love is what it’s all about.

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Winter issue

The winter magazine has been out for a month now and to our surprise quite a number of you noticed the very subtle design changes we made!...

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What's in the autumn issue

The Westonbirt Magazine is produced by the Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum for its membership; to inform Friends about events, to engage Friends in issues that affect the arboretum, and to share enjoyment.

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Summer 2012 magazine

The Westonbirt Magazine is produced by the Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum for its membership; to inform Friends about events, to engage Friends in issues that affect the arboretum...

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A busy time for the Membership Team, by Bev Starkings, Membership Co-ordinator

The Membership Team (Bev and Kelly) would like to thank all those who have commented on our inclusion in the last Westonbirt Magazine.

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Tomorrow’s Trees need you to Text Today! by Louise Bird, Head of Fundraising, Friends of Westonbirt Arboretum

There is no doubt in our (only very slightly biased) minds that Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, is the definition of Autumn.

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