10/2017 Events

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Sat, 17 Jun 2017 9:00 to Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:00

Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

A fun morning with Bay Search and Rescue

Refresh your knowledge about the dangers of Morecambe Bay. Spend the morning with the fantastic team from Bay Search & Rescue to understand the risks to ensure you and your fellow volunteers stay safe. Learn about tides and local phenomena, wind effect, channel movement, quicksand and extraction.

There will be a short classroom session followed by an out-door practical session including a trip out on the Coastal Adventures Machine.

 

Please arrive around 8.30am for a 9am start at the BSAR base at the end of Moor Lane, Flookburgh.

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Sun, 08 Oct 2017 10:00 to 16:00

Heritage Skills Day - Learning to Record Oral History

Ford Park, Ulverston

 

Top tips for groups or individuals thinking of undertaking oral history projects. Learn about best practice, try out the technology and discover how to archive and process recordings properly so the memories are treasured and available in the long term. There will be plenty of chances for practical learning throughout the day. The day will be led by Jenn Mattinson, a specialist in Oral History, who is leading our own Fishing Heritage Oral History Project. 

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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:00

Silverdale shore beach clean

Beach clean

Silverdale Shore. All equipment provided. All welcome. 

Meet at car park on the shore GR SD 458 748 

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Sat, 14 Oct 2017 10:00 to 12:00

Morecambe Lodge Beach Clean

beach clean

Morecambe Lodge

All volunteers welcome. All equipment provided.

LA5 8JP (GR SD 469 674)

Meet at the road end by the shore

 

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Events Programme

Events Highlights

Sat, 17 Jun 2017 9:00 to Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:00
Heritage Skills Day - Working Safely around Morecambe Bay

Refresh your knowledge about the dangers of Morecambe Bay. Spend the morning with the fantastic team from Bay Search & Rescue to understand the risks to ensure you and your fellow volunteers stay safe.

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 9:30 to 16:00
Volunteer workparty: Bracken Clearance, Birkrigg Common

Help us clear bracken from Birkrigg Common, to help protect and conserve the important archaeological monuments that are hidden beneath (bracken clearance subject to bird survey results).

Working with Cumbria Wildlife Trust.

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 11:00 to 16:30
Heritage Skills Day - LIDAR, Aerial Surveying and Using Drones

Interested in learning new skills to explore the historic landscape of the Bay? Come and learn the essentials of interpreting and using aerial photographs and LIDAR.

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