General

Hamper winners announced

We are delighted that both winners of this years hamper competition have been informed and will shortly be receiving their hampers, just in time for…

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Our Successes

We would like to thank you for your support in 2021. Whether you’re a member, have attended an event, made a donation, bought one of…

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The Nature Alliance

The Nature Alliance is a major new project funded by The Rothschild Foundation to support young people build and maintain resilience in their wellbeing.…

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HS2 Petition in Parliament

A petition has been presented to Parliament ‘Stop work on HS2 immediately and hold a new vote to repeal the legislation’. This will be debated…

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Big Change in Three Rivers

The Chiltern Society’s Planning Group are currently preparing a detailed response to the current consultation on the Three Rivers Local Plan. We will be submitting…

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The Nature Alliance

The Nature Alliance is a major new project funded by The Rothschild Foundation to support young people build and maintain resilience in their wellbeing.…

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Do you love walking?

Over the last few months the Rights of Way Group have been enhancing the walking pages on the Chiltern Society Website: The Chiltern Way is…

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Covid-19 – November 2020 Update

3rd November 2020 Due to the imminent government announcement regarding the forthcoming four-week lockdown, we are reluctantly postponing all Chiltern Society events, volunteer work parties,…

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PhotoGroup 2022 Exhibition

Summer is the time to think about taking photos for the PhotoGroup’s 2022 Online Photography Exhibition. The closing date for entries is 14 November 2021. The…

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Himalayan Balsam Bashes

Chiltern Society volunteers have been working with the Chilterns Chalk Streams Project this year to control two infestations of Himalayan Balsam along the River Gade…

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National Park Debate

Following an insightful debate at the Chiltern Society AGM last October, the majority of those attending were, on balance, in favour of the Chilterns becoming…

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2019 Food & Drink Award

As the next project in our annual Food & Drink Awards, we will be revisiting Chiltern farm shops. Much has changed since we chose farm…

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PhotoGroup 2019 Exhibition

The PhotoGroup’s Online Photographic Exhibition 2019 has just gone live. The 15th edition comprises an impressive total of 313 images contributed by 31 of our…

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New Play Trail at Wendover Woods

In December, our Wendover Woods Volunteer Group helped put the finishing touches to a new play trail and officially opened it alongside the Forestry Commission’s Wendover…

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Chief Officer Recruitment

As the Chiltern Society continues to grow and develop, we are looking to recruit a dynamic, forward-looking Chief Officer to manage the small staff and office…

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Annual visit to Studham Common

Earlier this month the Wendover Woods Volunteers made their annual visit to Studham Common in the North Chilterns. The Wendover team have been supporting the…

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PhotoGroup 2018 Exhibition

Our PhotoGroup’s 2018 online exhibition has just opened, and is now in its 14th year. There are nearly 300 photos in the 2018 collection, all…

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Kingwood Common Group Get To Work!

On 1st November, our brand new Kingwood Common Conservation Group officially launched with it’s first volunteering session. Twenty-five volunteers rolled up their sleeves to clear…

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Craft Beer Award Presentation

The culmination of this year’s Food & Drink Awards took place at Tring Brewery earlier this month. Our Chairman presented certificates to the owners of…

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Paws in the Chilterns

We want to celebrate our furry friends who enjoy the countryside as much as we do! Many of you would probably agree that one of…

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Planning Campaign Leader

Are you passionate about protecting the Chilterns as a unique and special place to live ? Do you have the drive and commitment to lead…

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Chilterns Food Magazine

Fancy getting a true taste of the Chilterns? Learning more about its producers, restaurants and local food heroes? Why not pick up a copy of…

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We’re hiring!

A rare opportunity has arisen to be a key player in the Chiltern Society’s Planning Group, a team of knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteers working hard…

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We’ve joined the Walking Partnership

The Chiltern Society is delighted to have recently joined The Walking Partnership. This partnership, supported by RWH Travel Limited, provides financial contributions to help charities organise group…

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Craft Beer Award

Following the nomination period which closed at the end of April, we can reveal that five shortlisted breweries which received the most nominations from the…

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NEW: Chiltern Way Guide

At long last, our updated guide to the Chiltern Way has now been published and is available to purchase from our online shop. This is…

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2017 Food & Drink Award

We are delighted to announce the launch of our 2017 Food & Drink Award focusing on the fantastic array of Craft Beer created by our local…

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Saving pubs across the Chilterns

During 2016 volunteers from our ‘Save Our Pubs Group’ contributed to a number of campaigns to protect pubs across the Chilterns, either threatened with change of…

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2017 Online Exhibition

We are delighted to announce that our talented PhotoGroup has just published it’s 2017 online exhibition which contains over 350 stunning photos from across the…

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