Forest Schools And Autumn Events Planned For Springhead

Eddie Parker, manager of the Springhead Trust, says he’s noticed the ‘green shoots’ of lockdown recovery at the Fontmell Magna centre for sustainable living.

He’s been delighted to host a socially distanced wedding in the grounds this week. Eddie tells Alfred how the event differed from usual ceremonies because of restrictions.

Ed Parker

He has trained as a forest teacher during the site closure period and this will bring a new dimension to outdoor education for the hundreds of school children who visit each year for ‘life changing’ nature experiences.

Listen at 15:40.