Study Day, 28 March 2020



Study Day



Swedenborg Hall


Barter Street, Holborn

London WC1A 2TH



Saturday, 28 March 2020



 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

Henry Williamson as Conservationist

John Akeroyd


Henry Williamson and the 1970 World Wildlife Fund Congress

Anne Williamson

3.00 Tea-break

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.


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, 27 March 2020. Please check before travelling.