For their help with establishing our nature reserves in North Yorkshire:

The Woodland Trust

The Forestry Commission

Thorpe Trees, especially Richard Padgett

Smith’s Landscapes, especially Simon Smith

Landlife, especially Richard Scott

For their help and advice on ecology and land management:

All at Nidderdale AONB including the Conservation Volunteers

Yorkshire Farming and Wildlife Partnership, especially Phil Lyth

Ecosurv Ltd. Ecological Consultants, especially Graham Jeffery and Stuart Johnson

All our amazing volunteers

For fantastic technical and creative support:

New Wave Digital Ltd, especially Ben Saunders

Neave Creative, especially Phil Neave

Tony Hodgson Photography

For their wealth of ideas and passion for Make it Wild

Lydia, Cecilia and Dominic Neave


Clive and Maureen Richardson, Harrogate

Dedicators of Trees and Nature Gifts

In Loving Memory of Nicola Ann Young – a Woodland Dedicated by Siobhan Young

A tree dedicated by Barbara Brickles in memory of William Garbutt

A tree dedicated in memory of Lois Claire Huntingdon from her loving family

For Simon and Kirsty, married 16th October 2021 – a tree dedication

For David Allan Stewart on his 40th birthday – a tree dedication 

For Dawn from her Framwellgate Friends – A Veteran Tree Dedication

The family of Melvyn Wheatley  – a Dedicated Woodland

David Crowther – A Birthday Tree Dedication

Loretta Murphy – a Ruby Wedding Anniversary Tree Dedication for Lorraine and Paul

Martin Coles – a Dedicated Pond and Woodland

Jo Pavitt and Jose Talbot – a Dedicated Wood – the Talbot Wood

Simon Munnis, A Birthday Tree Dedication with a plaque at Sylvan Nature Reserve

Rochelle Griffiths, Bolton – a Tree Dedication

Declan and Itala Hill – a Wedding Tree Dedication

Anonymous sponsor, Hovingham, North Yorkshire – two tree dedications

Mark Watson – A Mother’s Day Tree Dedication for Celia Watson

Debbie Banyard – Dedications of a Tree and a Living Wildflower Bouquet

Derek, Janet & Martin Coles – A Veteran Tree Dedication in Loving Memory of Kat Coles

Joanna Gifford – an anniversary Tree Dedication

David Whiting – a Christmas Tree Dedication

Living Bluebell Bouquet dedicated in names of Marie & Nick Cragg

Harry McCabe – a Christmas Tree Dedication

Wedding Tree Dedication for Lucy and Dan, from Joe, Tiff and Rowan

Jennifer Lee – Mother’s Day Tree Dedication for her mum, Kathryn Jane Lee

Tim Block – Dedication of a Nature Pond at Sylvan Nature Reserve

A tree dedication: For a true friend who will make the most perfect mummy. You can both watch this grow together and visit in the future. Love always Vicky, Vic, Vics, your best friend Em x

Many anonymous sponsors of saplings, veteran trees, wildflower bouquets and nature ponds

Heartfelt thanks to all our supporters and fellow nature lovers!

Helen and Christopher Neave