september, 2019

22sep11:00 am3:00 pmFeaturedFamily Hands On HeritageHeritage Open Days Family Event

Family heritage event in Chopwell Wood in Land of Oak & Iron


Event Details

Get stuck in to heritage with traditional skills for the whole family as we celebrate Land of Oak & Iron and 100 years of forestry.

Discover heritage as we celebrate a centenary of forestry in probably the most popular wood in Land of Oak & Iron. Demonstrations and activities for the whole family including green woodworking, willow weaving, charcoal making, wool spinning, clay tile and pot making and flint napping. See vintage forestry vehicles, heavy horse logging and find out how to enjoy our fantastic natural heritage in the modern day.

Family friendly event with toilets and free parking, dogs welcome on leads. Bring a picnic or food and drinks will be available to buy.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Chopwell Wood

Access through main entrance off Hookergate Lane, High Spen, NE39 1LT


Land of Oak & 01207 524883