I am available to speak to groups and at events and can usually cover a range of topics from contemporary issues in conservation to bridging conservation and agriculture, community engagement, soils or the youth nature movement depending on what your group’s interests are.
date tbc – ‘Where are the young naturalists?’ (The Naze Education and Visitor Centre, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex)
12th March 2018 – ‘Who would be a (farmer) today?’ (South West National Trust Spring Conference, Bridgwater, Somerset)
10th June 2017 – A Recent History of ‘Saving the Naze’ (The Naze Education and Visitor Centre, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex)
7th March 2017 – Landscapes, Seascapes and the Human Heart: A Brief History of ‘Saving the Naze’ (talking to Frinton and Walton Heritage Trust)
8th January 2017 – The Recent Landscape and Human History of the Naze (The Naze Education and Visitor Centre, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex).
24th November 2016 – ‘The Answer Lies in the Soil’ (talking to Essex Wildlife Trust Tendring Group, Great Bentley)
17th October 2016 – Guest speaker at the Frinton Literary Festival. ‘Pushed to the Edge: Community, Local History and Environmental change through the lens of the Naze’ (Frinton-on-Sea, Essex)
13th October 2016 – ‘Inspire, Move and Illuminate: Investigating Spirit of Place at the Holnicote Estate, Exmoor’ (Brigstow Institute Launch at University of Bristol, Bristol)
10th September 2016 – Book signing at Essex Wildlife Trust’s AGM at ‘The Naze’, Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex.
4th July 2016 – ‘Pushed to the Edge’: Reflecting on Community and Environmental Change (Frinton-on-Sea, Essex)