Events

Unless otherwise stated, public events are led by the legendary FungalPunk Dave. Please book directly with the venue.

8th September 2018

Harthill School,
Harthill Lane,
Tattenhall,
Cheshire, CH3 9LQ

Fungal Foray and Food – Another in the series of fungi based days at the cookery school that is set in the beautiful surroundings of Harthill, Cheshire.

After a Tea/Coffee/Biscuits start you will go on a relaxing fungal wander that will highlight the beauty and necessity of fungi in the natural world with many tales to ponder and many mysteries to unravel. Emphasis on this part of the day will be on identification and aimed at filling your brains. Afterwards you will return to the cookery school for a fungi based risotto and mushroom soup and drinks to fill those aching bellies. A perfect package those those wanting to learn about the fungal world.

Price per person is £35.

Booking essential via 01829 782097


9th September 2018

Venue: National Trust Erddig (Felin Puleston Outdoor Centre)

Group Study Day / Workshop

Leader: Ian Staniforth

Short forays around the venue, then discussion of how we go about identifying and recording the finds in the CATE2 database. There will be a chance to use various books and keys, and there will be a microscope, camera, PC and chemicals available.

All levels welcome from beginner to expert. An informal day where everyone can learn something new in a relaxed atmosphere.

Cost is £5 per person (free to FCT members). Tea/coffee/cake included.





15th September 2018

Marbury CP
Comberbach, Northwich
CW9 6AT

Fungal Hunts – 2 more walks at this open and attractive area. 10am to 12noon or 1pm to 3pm – the choice is yours. Both events are free but a donation to the Friends of Marbury and Anderton would be most welcome.

Contact: Brenda Yates – 01565 733 197


23rd September 2018

Crompton Moor
Shaw
Oldham

Fungal Hunt – Another annual mooch at this fine area that throws up many interesting species. The cost is £5.00 that you can pay on the day (Booking essential). Meet in the Brushes Clough car park.

Contact: 07792 156295


6th October 2018

Formby

Fungal Hunt – Another annual mooch along the Sefton Coast, the actual meeting point will be arranged soon.


13th October 2018

Harthill School,
Harthill Lane,
Tattenhall,
Cheshire, CH3 9LQ

Fungal Foray and Food – Another in the series of fungi based days at the cookery school that is set in the beautiful surroundings of Harthill, Cheshire.

After a Tea/Coffee/Biscuits start you will go on a relaxing fungal wander that will highlight the beauty and necessity of fungi in the natural world with many tales to ponder and many mysteries to unravel. Emphasis on this part of the day will be on identification and aimed at filling your brains. Afterwards you will return to the cookery school for a fungi based risotto and mushroom soup and drinks to fill those aching bellies. A perfect package those those wanting to learn about the fungal world.

Price per person is £35.

Booking essential via 01829 782097


14th October 2018

Arley Hall
Northwich
Cheshire
CW9 6NA

FUNGAL HUNTS – Another brace of annual walks for beginners. The first walk will run from 11am til 1pm and the second from 2pm til 4pm. The cost per walk is £8 per adult, kids are free. (Booking essential).

Contact: 01565 777 353


20th October 2018

Mere Sands Wood
The Wildlife Trust
Holmeswood Road
Rufford
Lancashire
L40 1TG

FUNGAL HUNT – Another annual walk for beginners. 10.00am – 1.00pm. Meet at main car park. (Booking essential).

Contact: 01704 821809


21st October 2018

Tatton Park
Knutsford
Cheshire
WA16 6QN

FUNGAL HUNT – for beginners. 10.00am – 1.00pm. Meet at Knutsford Entrance car park. Participants need to bring a packed lunch and dress for the outdoors. (Booking essential).

Contact: 01625 374435


27th October 2018

Bodnant Gardens NT
Tal Y Cafn
Conwy
LL28 5RE

FUNGAL HUNT DAY- There will be two walks held on this day for anyone who wishes to learn more about the beauty, importance and conservation of fungi. The walks will be at 10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 3.30pm and are open to all. If participants are National Trust members, they will get into the garden for free, but if not, the standard entry fee is £13.20 for adults and £6.00 for children. The walk will be £2 for all members.

Contact Charlie Stretton on 01492 650460