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The Beautiful Burial Ground project aims to inspire, engage and support interest groups, communities and individuals to learn about, research and survey the biodiversity and heritage of their local burial grounds.  We aim to do this by offering a range of training events.
All sessions are free of charge, anyone is welcome to book on.

 

upcoming sessions:
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21/09/2019 Churchyard Wildlife – London Colney, Hertfordshire

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn about the wildlife of St Peter’s Churchyard, London Colney and why these spaces can be so special for wildlife.

Led by expert Ian Carle from the Hertfordshire Environment Records Centre this is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10am – 12:30pm.

Places are free thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

21/09/2019 Churchyard Wildlife – St Albans, Hertfordshire

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn about the wildlife of St Stephen’s Churchyard, St Albans and why these spaces can be so special for wildlife.

Led by expert Ian Carle from the Hertfordshire Environment Records Centre this is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 1:30pm – 4pm.

Places are free thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

28/09/2019 Fungi Survey Skills – Horstead, Norfolk

Develop skills to survey fungi in burial Grounds with Norfolk Wildlife Trust.  For more details contact churchyards@norfolkwildlifetrust.org.uk

 

15/10/2019 Fungi Identification  – Madeley Shropshire

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10:30am – 1pm.

Places are free thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

24/10/2019 Fungi Identification  – Beulah, Powys.

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10:30am – 1pm.

Places are free thanks to Natural Resources Wales but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

29/10/2019 Fungi Identification  – Norton, Powys

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10:30am – 1pm.

Places are free thanks to Natural Resources Wales but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

30/10/2019 Fungi Identification  – Great Malvern, Worcestershire.

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10am – 12:30pm.

Places are free thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

30/10/2019 Fungi Identification  – Cradley, Herefordshire

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 2-4pm.

Places are free thanks to the National Lottery Heritage Fund but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

05/11/2019 Fungi Identification  – Llandre, Ceredigion.

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10:30am – 1pm.

Places are free thanks to Natural Resources Wales but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

13/11/2019 Fungi Identification  – Llanstephan, Powys.

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 10:00am – 12:30pm.

Places are free thanks to Natural Resources Wales but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

13/11/2019 Fungi Identification  – Glasbury, Powys.

Join the Beautiful Burial Ground Project and learn to identify fungi with local expert Rob Rowe. This is a friendly and informal session suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to brush up on their skills. This session runs 1:30 – 4pm

Places are free thanks to Natural Resources Wales but must be booked. To book your free place contact George on 01588 673041 or george@cfga.org.uk

 

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