Monthly Archives: September 2016


Primary school activity days

By | September 27th, 2016|Webwatch|

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Natural England Update

By | September 26th, 2016|Blog|

Here are some reports from Natural England's latest round-up. The impact of greenery on physical activity and mental health of adolescent and adult residents of deprived neighborhoods: a longitudinal study Jessica S. Gubbels et al. Health & Place, Volume 40 The aim of the study is to assess the impact of perceived and objective changes [...]

Some LoTC Discounts

By | September 26th, 2016|Webwatch|

The Council for Learning Outside the Classroom (CLOtC) has been working closely with LOtC Quality Badge holders and partners to improve and expand the range of discounts on LOtC visits, activities and resources which we offer members of CLOtC.  Here are the latest offers.  These include: 4th Dimension Ltd Concept Training Craggan Outdoors Creepy Valley Adventure Centre Field Studies [...]

Jellicoe 2016

By | September 25th, 2016|Webwatch|

Jellicoe 2016: From Capability Brown to the Incredible Edible Network - new ways of engaging communities with landscape is the title of a lecture which honours Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe (1900 – 1996) who was an architect, town planner, landscape architect, garden designer, lecturer and author.  In 1929 he was a founding member of the Landscape Institute and [...]

Horticultural mentors for secondary schools

By | September 24th, 2016|Webwatch|

The RHS is running a project to engage London Secondary Schools this term and they need some additional mentors from the horticultural world to guide the schools. The challenge for the schools is to design a garden for their school or community in ten weeks starting on the 30th September and finishing on the 9th December. The RHS is aiming to [...]

Global Learning – Lenses on the world

By | September 24th, 2016|Webwatch|

The printed report from Tide~ Global Learning of its EU-funded project, Young People on the Global Stage is now available.  This work was carried out with partners in Spain, Kenya and the Gambia. If you would like to receive a complimentary copy of the report: Global Learning - Lenses on the world, please contact Elizabeth Matka [ ] by Wednesday, [...]

Children and Nature Network 2017 International Conference

By | September 24th, 2016|Webwatch|

This takes place from April 18-21, 2017, in Vancouver, BC. CNN says, Join us in Vancouver for inspiring keynotes, expertly-curated workshops, field trips and action labs designed to support and advance the work you do to connect children, families and communities to nature.

Communicate 2016: Swapping Spectacles

By | September 23rd, 2016|Webwatch|

Communicate is the UK's environmental communications conference, which is returning to Bristol in 2016.  Those attending will all be asked to "walk a mile in someone else’ shoes and challenge ourselves to look at the world from another perspective." It's taking take place at Bristol Zoo Gardens on November 2nd and 3rd.   The organisers say: "We each see [...]

A Focus on Nature

By | September 23rd, 2016|Blog|

A Focus on Nature is a network of young conservationists which sets out to inform wider nature conservation debates by offering a new perspective on environmental issues, providing young nature conservationists with access to opportunities, and promoting nature conservation and natural history to young people.  They will be speaking at the forthcoming CLOtC conference on the 24th of November. [...]

LEEF events this autumn

By | September 22nd, 2016|Webwatch|

LEEF has a busy programme of events already confirmed for autumn. Fuller details will appear on as they are confirmed but in the meantime, here is a sneak preview.   Tales of the Thames Path training evening, Wednesday 19 October, 5-7.30pm, Lila Huset Professional Centre, 191 Talgarth Rd, London W6 8BJ The Urban Studies [...]