The Victoria County History's Ewelme Hundred Project
The Victoria County History is turning its attention to the rural parishes which made up the area know as Ewelme Hundred. Stretching across the Chilterns from Benson to Nettlebed, this is an area of contrasting landscapes. The lecture will summarise discoveries so far, and outline some of the new approaches being adopted.
6th June 2015
Has watching Poldark given you the urge to learn how to use a scythe? This traditional skill is very useful for managing meadows and other grassland areas. Come on this one day course at the Aston Rowant National Nature Reserve near Watlington and develop a new skill using light Austrian scythes.
Countryside Festival 2014