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Storytelling by the Fire

Friday 3rd November
Florence Court
Adult £15

Autumn Garden Walk

Saturday 4th November
Mount Stewart
Adult £10, Child £5

Jo’s Walks — The building of Murlough: Part 1

Saturday 4th November
Murlough NNR, Keel Point, Dundrum entrance
No Charge, Donations Welcome


Changing Landscapes: Protecting the environment in a new Europe

Monday 6th November
Dynamic Earth, Edinburgh

Heritage Angel Awards 2017 – Featuring ‘Heritage in Song’!

Tuesday 7th November
Grand Opera House, Belfast BT12 4GN

ESRC Festival of Social Science – SMEs meeting the climate change challenge

Tuesday 7th November
110 Victoria Street, Belfast BT1 3GN
See website for details


Key issues for energy policy in Northern Ireland: security of supply, the single energy market and the future for renewables

Thursday 9th November
TBC, Belfast
See website for details

The Future of the UK Environment: delivering health and wellbeing over the next 25 years

Thursday 9th November
Aston University, Birmingham
See website for details


BTO NI Conference

Saturday 11th November
Lough Neagh Discovery Centre
see above

Path Maintenance & Scrub Control

Sunday 12th November
Bog Meadows Nature Reserve Belfast


How GDPR will impact your organisation

Friday 17th November
Rural Community Network, 38a Oldtown Street, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone BT80 8EF

Innovative Learning using GIS, ICT and Fieldwork

Saturday 18th November
Tollymore Field Studies Centre
£45 including lunch

Have a go: Dry Stone Walling

Saturday 18th November
Strangford Lough
No Charge, Donations Welcome

Creative Writing Workshop

Saturday 18th November
Mount Stewart

Family Festive Film Fun

Saturday 18th November
Rowallane Garden
Normal Admission, Members Free


UK Farming and the Environment Post–Brexit

Tuesday 21st November
TBC, Central London
See website for details

BRICK Workshop 33, Hillsborough Castle

Tuesday 21st November
Hillsborough Castle
£19, bursaries available


ASCENT Workshop

Thursday 23rd November
Tollymore National Outdoor Centre, 32 Hilltown Road, Bryansford, Newcastle


NIEA Conference on Water Framework Directive – Future Partnerships

Saturday 25th November
College of Agriculture Food & Rural Enterprise (CAFRE), Greenmount Campus, 45 Tirgracy Road, Antrim BT41 4PS


Saturday 25th November
Castle Ward
Normal Admission, Members Free

Hedge Maintenance

Sunday 26th November
Gilford Castle, Gilford Co Armagh

World Forum on Natural Capital 2017

Monday 27th November
Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh
See website for details


Sign the Tree Charter today! 21 July 2017

Support the Charter for Trees, Woods and People



6th November 2017 marks the 800th anniversary of the 1217 Charter of the Forest. To mark this important moment in history, the Woodland Trust and partners will launch a new Charter for Trees, Woods and People. The new Tree Charter will recognise, celebrate and protect the right of the UK public to access trees and woods.

The Tree Charter will draw its strength from the participation of the people, and we want hundreds of thousands of people across the UK to sign up.

Be a part of this historic moment, support the Tree Charter today. For every signature we receive, the Woodland Trust will plant a tree!

How you can help

1. Sign the Tree Charter! Add your name to the 70,000 who have already pledged their support:

2. Print copies of the Tree Charter signature sheet and share them with your friends, family and co–workers

Please deliver completed signature sheets to:

Northern Ireland Environment Link, 89 Loopland Drive, Belfast BT6 9DW


The Woodland Trust, 1 Dufferin Ave, Bangor BT20 3BX

Alternatively, you can scan completed signature sheets and e–mail these to

3. Spread the word! Share the Tree Charter on social media. Please include the sign–up link and don’t forget to use the #treecharter hashtag!

4. Embed the Tree Charter widget on your website using the below code

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Please note the width and height can be modified manually to fit on your webpages.

For more information, please visit the Tree Charter website: