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Caring for Woodlands with Charles Watkins


Discover Colwick Woods for the first time or rediscover this enchanting green space… 

An on-site walk and talk with Professor Charles Watkins considering the setting of Colwick Woods within the broad history of woodland and landscape change, taking in aspects of the picturesque and woodland history.

Our guided ‘walk-and-talks’ are a fun and informative way to explore the woods and the surrounding landscape. Each session will consider different aspects of the site from different disciplinary positions and different moments in time. These events are perfect for people interested in local history, nature, art history, and the British landscape.  

All events are free, booking is recommended as places are limited.  

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Access: All our events will involve walking and navigating around woodlands, so please wear outdoor clothing and sturdy shoes or wellies, especially if it’s wet! Please be aware that these are outdoor events where ground is often uneven and access is limited. For these reasons we ask that wheelchair users please contact Ordinary Culture in advance of booking.

Finding us: All events will depart from the old bowls pavilion on Green Wood Road. Postcode/City: NG3 7EB Nottingham.

Contact & Booking information:, 07773176915

Earlier Event: June 6
Family Walk