NCFed events….. every year we hold an AGM & Gathering which moves around the country, hosted by a different Coppice Group each time. This is where we get together, do our annual organisational business, network, learn and have fun. We also usually run a Spring Conference which takes a look at a particular issue affecting the UK Coppice Industry in detail. Please keep an eye out below for details of these events.
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2017 NCFed AGM & Gathering, 21st and 22nd October, 2017.
Hosted by ASCCG, Ruskin Mill, nr Nailsworth, south Gloucestershire
Ruskin Mill is an educational trust who’s learning experience is based around organic farming and woodland management. It’s a wonderful and enriching place to visit with facilities ranging from permaculture gardens, environmental sculpture, woodland walks, computer facilities, workshops and composting loos!
Established in 1995 it now offers an alternative education for children excluded from school, training for the unemployed, courses on countryside management, country and rural crafts, survival and leadership skills and “unusual” methods of construction!
Dorset Coppice Group Open Day, 9th May 2015
“Whooping it up in the woods in Dorset! Come and experience coppicing in the woods of Dorset, the Dorset Coppice Group is holding its annual Open Day on 9th of May. Lots of things to see and do and if the sun’s shining a great way to chill on a Saturday!”
Open poster PDF for details DCG Open Day 2015 poster
Hazel Coppice – its Restoration and Improvement Seminar, 13th-14th May 2015
A two day NCFed seminar at Westonbirt Arboretum, Gloucestershire, May 13th and 14th 2015
Organiser: Brian Williamson firstname.lastname@example.org
Hands on Day, Sussex & Surrey Coppice Group, 4th July 2015
Have ago crafts, games and competitions, food and networking. See www.coppicegroup.wordpress.com for further details
NCFed Gathering & AGM, 18th & 19th October 2015
Hosted by the Coppice Association North West
Date: 18 & 19 October 2015 (arrivals from 3pm on 16th)
Venue: Grizedale Campsite, Bowkerstead Farm, Salterthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 8LL
AGM to be held at ‘The Yan’, Grizedale Visitor Centre.
Cost: t.b.c.but around £30 to £35 for accommodation, entertainment & food
EuroCoppice Event: People and Coppice
at the University of Greenwich, Medway, 3rd -5th November 2014
NCFed AGM & Gathering, 18th & 19th October 2014
Ancient Technology Centre, Cranborne, Dorset
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