Forestry Commission Events

December 8, 2016

The Forestry Commission is hosting the following events across January.

11th January 2017- Tree Health Event

Cheviot Centre, Wooler

Come and find out more about current Tree Health in Northumberland.  Confirmed speakers will be:

Andrew Kirkwood- Animal and Plant Health Agency

Amanda Calvert- Grown in Britain

Alan Ockenden- Forestry Commission Tree Health Officer


There will be a site visit in the afternoon and lunch will be provided.


Draft schedule:

10:00-12:30  Presentations

12:30-13:00  Lunch

13:00-15:00 Site visit (optional– please note outdoor clothing and footwear will be required as there may be uneven terrain)


12th January 2017- Woodland Creation Grants 2017

Darlington Rugby Club

A seminar to promote and explain woodland creation grants:

  • Woodland Carbon Fund
  • Woodland Creation Planning Grant; and
  • Countryside Stewardship Woodland Creation Grant

Draft schedule

09:30-10:00  Registration with tea, coffee and breakfast butties

10:00- 12:30  Presentations

12:30-13:00  Question and Answer



If you would like to attend this event, please send and email to, detailing:

1.    the event(s) you wish to attend,

2.    your full name,

3.    contact details,

4.    organisation/company name

5.    and whether you have any special dietary requirements (vegetarian, vegan, gluten/dairy free etc.).


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