Urban foraging

To walk along the towpath with someone who really knows their plants and their uses is one of the most eye-opening things you can do...

3 visitors peeling nettles to make into nettle rope

Vincent Learoyd is leading two short walks along the towpath from Weybridge, identifying the plants growing at your feet, and giving you amazing details about them.  He'll show you how to  to make various items from natural materials.

When's it happening?

Two fascinating short walks identifying the vegetation growing along the towpath, followed by a fire by friction session at Dapdune Wharf in June.

The walks take place on Sundays 13 and 27 May, followed by the Fire by Friction event on Sunday 10 June.  Each session costs £3.00.  

Contact the Navigations Office on 01483 561389 to book.