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Bec Cork

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HoneyWoods is run by experienced woodland manager and all round woman-of-the-woods, Bec Cork. Bec manages Tortworth Forest Centre as well as a variety of nature-based events in woodlands across the UK. She has worked with a number of different groups at Tortworth from adults with addiction, families, youth groups and forest school groups.

Bec is first aid trained and an experienced teacher of woodland crafts and activities as well as holding her level 3 Forest School Leader qualification. She is an aspiring maker using natural sustainable products from ethically sourced wool to home grown willows. She knows the arboretum inside out, and can’t wait to share her enthusiasm for this magical place with you.

January 2020

Woodland Women – Fire by Friction

January 26 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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Begin your year with a celebration of fire.  We have a very special day lined up for you this January. We welcome a new and accomplished teacher to our team, who will lead us through our annual fire lighting session with her passion for fire by friction.  After a morning learning the basics of fire with flint and steel, taught by Bec, we will see a demonstration of the art of fire by friction and a chance to try it…

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February 2020

Woodland Women – February

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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Free – £35

Please note you do not need to create a login to book tickets – simply click on Buy Now. Please choose the ticket that you feel is right for your income, including our Wellbeing tickets for those who would otherwise not be able to attend. For full details visit our Woodland Women page.

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March 2020

Woodland Women – Spring Equinox

March 22 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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£2 – £60

Please note you do not need to create a login to book tickets – simply click on Buy Now. Please choose the ticket that you feel is right for your income, including our Wellbeing tickets for those who would otherwise not be able to attend. For full details visit our Woodland Women page.

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April 2020

Meet the Redwoods

April 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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£6.5 – £10

This session is a celebration of the three species of redwood growing at the arboretum.   Learn about the habits and traits of the species, how to identify them and where ours come from.   We will use the redwood as the focus of our day to learn how to experience nature more closely, using all of our senses.   From folklore to medicinal and edible uses, get to know this amazing tree in winter when the differences can be…

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June 2020

Meet the Sweet Chestnut Tree

June 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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£6.5 – £10

This session is a celebration of the veteran sweet chestnut trees at Tortworth.   Learn about the habits and traits of the species, how to identify them and where ours come from.   We will use the sweet chestnut tree as the focus of our day to learn how to experience nature more closely, using all of our senses.   From folklore to medicinal and edible uses, get to know this amazing tree just as the flowers are emerging.

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Meet the Oak Tree

June 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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£6.5 – £10

Join us for an evening of nature connection under the trees. This session will be focussed around the beautiful oak trees at Tortworth Arboretum, from the veteran English oaks to the exotic varieties. Learn about the habits and traits of the species, how to identify them and where ours come from. We will use the oak as the focus of our day to learn how to experience nature more closely, using all of our senses. From folklore to medicinal and…

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July 2020

Wild Women Retreat – July

July 24 @ 3:00 pm - July 26 @ 3:00 pm
Tortworth Forest Centre, off Tortworth Road
Wotton Under Edge, GL12 8HH United Kingdom
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Wild Women Retreat The Wild Women Retreat is an escape to the woods to deepen our connection with nature and is a safe space for anyone who identifies as female. * Start each morning with a nature meditation * Practice yoga under the trees * Rediscover your creativity with woodland crafts including willow baskets, weaving with wool, making charcoal or whittling * Relax with nature walks * Share communally cooked food around the campfire * Explore your connection with nature…

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