Forest Reception

Robert Goodwill has signed up to support this year’s Earth Hour by making a special pledge by backing protection of the world’s forests. Robert met Steve Backshall, adventurer, environmentalist and author, presenting Poppy (winner) and Charlie from Thomas Hinderwell Primary Academy in Scarborough.  Their prize as winners of WWF and Sky Rainforest Rescue's Forest illustration competition, during WWF's Forest-themed reception to show support for WWF's Forest Campaign for a trade in 100% legal and sustainable timber and wood-based products. The reception was held on March 3 2015 at the House of Commons Terrace Pavilion and was attended by MPs with representatives from business, local authorities and civil society.