Tuesday, 7 July 2015

London Permaculture Festival, Camden

The sixth annual London Permaculture Festival, Cecil Sharp House, Camden

Sunday 19th July 2015, 11am - 6pm

£6/£4 concession

Workshops in 2015 will include:

  • Big Picture Permaculture – Inspirational projects near and far! Maddy Harland, Editor Permaculture Magazine
  • Introduction to Permaculture will run through the day with presenters: Shamaila Akram, Randy Mayers, Natalie Mady
  • Permaculture’s Next Big Step: Andy Goldring, CEO Permaculture Association
  • Wildlife Gardening: Kate Bradbury, author of The Wildlife Gardener, Guardian writer and occasional presenter on Radio 4’s Gardeners’ Question Time
  • The Barefoot Beekeeper – practical & natural beekeeping in top bar hives: Phil Chandler author of Barefoot beekeeping
  • Green Roofs: Lee Evans, owner of Organic Roofs, winner of National Federation Roofing Contractors green roof of the year 2015
  • Best crops for pots: Mark Ridsdill Smith, Guardian writer, founder of Vertical Veg
  • Sneak preview of the International Permaculture Convergence & Conference: Andy Goldring & Alan Thornton
  • Seeds of Fashion – Grow a garment: Zoe Burt & Kate Poland (the project was the runner up for the English Epic award)
  • Soil as a living ecosystem: Sue Amos Glengall Wharf LAND project
  • Urban Permaculture In Action: Ruth Robinson, Juliet Kemp and Liz Darley on their experience of the Diploma in Applied Permaculture
  • Singers Circle: hosted by Robin Grey from Three Acres and a Cow
  • Come and Meet My Hens – Urban Chicken-keeping: Owen Griffiths
  • Building with Bales: Eileen Sutherland, Partner in Straw Works
  • Transition and Permaculture: Ros Bedlow
  • Getting started with Worm Composting: Paul Richens designer and creator of the Kings Cross Skip Garden
  • Edible Forest Gardening: Kevin Mascarenhas
  • Herbal Medicine for Common Ailments in a Modern World – How to make a medicinally infused oil and cream: Sarah Gray (Herbalist) and Rasheeqa Ahmad (Hedge Herbs)
  • Projects people want to be part of – what works: Anna O’Brien
  • Practical Tips from our Urban Permaculture Garden: Cecilia Litvinoff and Pamela Bhanvra Adams
  • Edible Garden Makeovers – come and meet the Permablitz London team
  • Aranya, author of Permaculture Design – a step-by-step guide