Annual Forum

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The North Wessex Downs AONB Annual Forum 2019

Friday 15th November
9.00am - 1pm (approximately)

At Englefield House, near Theale, Berkshire

£15 per head (including lunch)

Hosted by Richard Benyon MP in the grandeur of historic Englefield House (near Theale), this year's forum will focus on the future of the North Wessex Downs as we launch our new Management Plan 2019-2024. A member of the national Designated Landscapes Review team has been invited to speak and there will be a range of sessions on offer in which you can find out how you can help shape its future.

Arrival and coffee from 9.00am
Programme to begin at 9.30am

Following our speakers there will be an opportunity to join one or two masterclasses on subjects relating to the North Wessex Downs and how you can get involved in shaping its future. Masterclasses will include sessions on neighbourhood planning led by Jeff Bishop from Place, supporting your local community through tourism with a representative from the Pewsey Vale Tourism Partnership and increasing wildlife through managing flower-rich grassland led by Charles Flower.
More details about the programme and the masterclasses will be announced shortly and you will have the opportunity to choose those which you prefer (space permitting).

Lunch (included) at 1.00pm.

To book: Please complete the booking form below and either email it to us at or return it to us at: North Wessex Downs AONB, Units 3-4 Denford Manor, Lower Denford, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 0UN.

Annual Forum 2019 Booking Form (Word Doc)
Annual Forum 2019 Booking Form (PDF)