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Wonders Of Our Forests, Spring Lecture

Wonders Of Our Forests, Spring Lecture by Herefordshire Wildlife Trust at Hereford Town Hall.

Get ready to dive into the enchanting world of forests as we explore their wonders during this captivating lecture and panel discussion with special guests, the renowned tree experts, Rob Penn and Rob McBride.

Discover the secrets of these majestic ecosystems, learn about their diverse flora and fauna, and gain a deeper understanding of their importance to our planet. Whether you’re an avid nature enthusiast or simply curious about the mysteries of the forest, this event promises to be an enlightening experience. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to delve into the magic of our forests!

During this enlightening lecture, Rob Penn, acclaimed author and TV presenter, will share his profound knowledge on the intricate relationship between humanity and the natural world. With his charming storytelling ability, he explores the ancient skills and knowledge of the properties of ash, developed over millennia. Rob chronicles how the urge to understand and appreciate trees still runs through us all like grain through wood.

Joining Rob Penn is the captivating Rob McBride. Known as “The Tree Hunter”, his passion for discovering, recording and campaigning for the ancient trees of the UK & Europe has made him a true guardian of nature. Prepare to be amazed as he recounts his work since having to end his career as a software engineer almost 20 years ago, and dedicating his life to trees. It’s filled with incredible tales. An example of which, is his 13-year epic adventure discovering the Great Trees of Offa’s Dyke. His epic experience of of campaigning triumphs and the powerful impact it has on our environment will leave you feeling inspired!

This unique event will not only open your eyes to the astonishing wonders of nature but will also shed light on the urgent need for conservation and sustainable practices. Together, we will explore the delicate balance between our urban lives and the natural world, sparking meaningful conversations and inspiring actions that will help safeguard our beloved planet for future generations.

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Event Location

Hereford Town Hall, 10 St Owen Street, Hereford, HR1 2PJ

Organiser: Herefordshire Wildlife Trust

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