Film Programme

Film Programme

Film programme The film programme runs throughout the event. We have selected films from a long list of entries, and they represent many different aspects of film-making and many different stories about trees and woodland.The programme (not necessarily in the...
The Way through the Woods

The Way through the Woods

The Way Through the Woods – a unique event happening on Wednesday 20th March exploring and discussing the role that art can play in bringing people into forests, woodlands, and other natural settings. The Way Through the Woods addresses the benefits to...
Tributes to Trees

Tributes to Trees

Poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy has created new work to celebrate the centenary of the Forestry Commission. FOREST is a celebration of the endurance and life-cycle of the forest, reminding us of our place in the natural world and how trees sustain life on earth. Read...
Essential information for presenters

Essential information for presenters

AV equipment, etc. About the spacesStudio 1 is our main convening hall. It is a black box theatre with pull-out seating that can seat up to 160. This is the space used for all plenary sessions apart from on Wednesday June 19 when we are in the medieval Great Hall at...
Trees: a wood wide web

Trees: a wood wide web

On the very same day we held our Programming Meeting for Evolving the Forest, BBC Radio 4 featured a programme with Peter Wohlleben, Kathleen Jamie, Ruth Pavey and Gary Fuller. Trees may have vibrant inner lives and certainly appear to have individual personalities,...