Study Day, 28 March 2020

 

 

RE-SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, 11 JULY,

THIS STUDY DAY IS NOW CANCELLED

 

THE PROGRAMME WILL BE ROLLED OVER TO NEXT YEAR'S

STUDY DAY ON SATURDAY, 6 MARCH 2021

 

 

Study Day

 

 

Swedenborg Hall

 

Barter Street, Holborn

London WC1A 2TH

 

 

Saturday, 6 March 2021

 

 

 NB: Please note the new start and end times of the meeting

 

 

 

Henry Williamson and Conservation

 

 

 

1.00         Tea/coffee and biscuits
1.15 Welcome by the Chairman
1.20

Henry Williamson as Conservationist

John Akeroyd

2.10

Henry Williamson and the 1970 World Wildlife Fund Congress

Anne Williamson

3.00 Tea-break
3.30

The Vanishing Hedgerows

Showing of HW's ground-breaking documentary on farming methods, conservation and

environmentalism, introduced by John Gregory and followed by discussion on HW and conservation.

5.00

Henry Williamson as Visionary

Discussion of articles published in HWSJ No. 55 (2019) on the influence of Francis

Thompson and Richard Jefferies on HW's work.

5.30   Closing remarks by the Chairman

 

 

 

 

There will be a charge of £10.00 per person for those attending, payable at the door.

 

 

NB: In case of inclement weather (or other unforeseen issues),

if the meeting has to be cancelled a notice will be placed on the HWS website

by 7.00 p.m. on Friday, 5 March 2021. Please check before travelling.