Stunning limestone pavements, ancient woodlands, intimate orchards and meadows and an impressive coastline make Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty one of England's finest landscapes. The work of the AONB Partnership aims to conserve and enhance this extraordinary place now and for the future.
Annual conference 2016
December 17th, 2015
Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty’s annual conference will be held on Wednesday 27 January at the Heron Theatre, Beetham. Our topic this year is ‘Working Together’.
We are thrilled to announce our keynote speaker for the 2016 conference will be Mark Sears, Chief Wild Officer of The Wild Network.
Other speakers include local tenant farmer Johnny Bland on how his work benefits the landscape; Louise Martin from Morecambe Bay Partnership with an exciting update on the latest findings on the Warton Crag Iron Age Hillfort; Jarrod Sneyd, of RSPB Leighton Moss, on the benefits to our landscape and wildlife by working together across organisations; and Peter Standing of the Arnside & Silverdale Landscape Trust, who will be giving an update on their 2016 events programme. The day will end with an optional guided walk, so please bring suitable outdoor clothing.
Places are free and open to all, but must be booked in advance.