Events

Community Woodlands Association
Location Hamilton
Date 28-29 September 2019

The 2019 CWA annual conference and AGM will be held at Chatelherault Country Park, Hamilton, South Lanarkshire.

Saturday 28th September
9.15 Registration opens
10.00 Conference starts
10.10 Keynote speaker (TBC) and presentations on Chatelherault CP and the Pockets and Prospects project
11.45 Workshops:
Community engagement and consultation: Fiona Garven, Scottish Community Development Centre
Woodland creation and the Woodland Carbon Code: Pat Snowdon, Scottish Forestry
Encouraging responsible public access: Richard Armstrong, Paths for All
13.00 Networking lunch
14.00 Site visits to local community woodlands:
Malls Mire - Urban Roots Initiative
Castlemilk Park - Cassiltoun Trust
K-Woods - East Kilbride Community Trust
17.30 CWA AGM
19.00 Conference dinner

Sunday 29th September
9.30 Registration
10.00 Presentations from community woodland groups, including
The Children's Wood (Glasgow): Emily Cutts
The Vat Run (S Queensferry): Iwan Thomas
The Three Hares Community Woodland (Midlothian): Alice Brawley
Evanton Wood Community Company (Easter Ross): Douglas Wilson
11.30 Interactive session
13.00 Lunch and conference close

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