Information for Presenters

Information for Presenters

Information for presenters About the venue site If you have explored the Dartington website at all you will quickly realise that this is a rural site.  Everything is reasonably self-contained and within an easy walk, although the site is hilly so if you have...
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...
Writers in the Forest

Writers in the Forest

As part of their centennial activities, Forestry Commission England have appointed their two Writers in the Forest. from Forestry Commission As our two successful applicants to our writers in the forest residencyZakiya McKenzie and Tiffany Francis join us in our...
Ash dieback spread

Ash dieback spread

from the BBC: A deadly fungus is spreading “more quickly and lethally” through the UK’s ash trees than experts had anticipated, BBC Wales has learnt. Millions of diseased trees near buildings, roads and railways will have to be cut down. Natural...
nightpaddle now open for booking

nightpaddle now open for booking

nightpaddle nightpaddle now open for bookingAlways one of the favourite events nightpaddle is now open for booking. nightpaddle takes place on Thursday June 20, approx 21.00 to 22.30. We say approximately because we don’t quite know the shape of the evening as...
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...
Advertising & Sponsorship

Advertising & Sponsorship

Sponsorship opportunities There are still a few sponsorship opportunities available that will associate your name with this unique event and help make it happen.Be a general supporter if you believe in the goals of Evolving the Forest. A donation of at least £250 will...
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...
Special event tickets now on sale

Special event tickets now on sale

If you are not planning to attend Evolving the Forest as a delegate but would like to join us for one or more of our special events,  tickets are now available for sale. Each event has a limited number of tickets available. If you are registered as a delegate you do...