Charcoal Burning - The Wildlife Trust BCN

Wildlife Training Workshop: Charcoal Making with Greg Belcher

Location:
A workshop looking at charcoal making and it's history.

Event details

Date

Time
10am - 4pm
A static map of Wildlife Training Workshop: Charcoal Making with Greg Belcher

About the event

Discover the process of producing lumpwood charcoal. Examine the history of charcoal use and production. Learn how this process affected the landscape and preserved the existence of our ancient woodland blocks. Get hands on with the work of preparing, loading, firing and sealing a 1.8m charcoal ring kiln and learn how to make your own charcoal in an oil barrel. Discuss the opening of the kiln, bagging and marketing of the lumpwood charcoal to the local community.

Booking

Price

£40 Standard
£20 Student
£115 Professional

Additional booking information

Participants will receive further information including a programme for the day and location map nearer the time.

Suitable for

Adults

Know before you go

Dogs

No dogs permitted

Mobility

Please discuss with training workshops officer if assistance required

Wheelchair access

Please discuss with training workshops officer if assistance required

Hearing loop

Please discuss with training workshops officer if assistance required

What to bring

Further information will be sent to participants nearer the time

Facilities

Toilets
Shop
Cafe/refreshments
Picnic area

Contact us

Juliette Butler - The Wildlife Trust BCN