Events

2019

Harthill School
Harthill Lane, Tattenhall, Cheshire
CH3 9LQ

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

28th Sept – 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


Crompton Moor
Shaw, Oldham

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

29th Sept – 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


Lifeboat Road, Formby

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

5th Oct – Fungal Hunt – Another annual mooch along the Sefton Coast, meet in the car park at Lifeboat Road.

10.00am to 1.00pm and priced at £5.

Contact: 01704 878591


Nutsford Vale Country Park, Matthews Lane, Longsight
M18 1AA

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

6th Oct – Fungal Hunt – A new place to my fungal self and good lady to wander and seek out fungi along with anyone who wants to join in. Emphasis as per on identification and conservation. Contact 07753340591 to book your place. Whatever we find will be recorded and get another area on the fungal map.


Coombes Valley

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

12th Oct – 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


Tatton Park
Knutsford, Cheshire,
WA16 6QN

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

13th Oct – 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


Erddig NT
Wrexham

Leader: Ian Staniforth

15th Oct – Apple Festival fungal foray. 11am – 2:30pm.

Booking via the Erddig web site.


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

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

19th Oct – FUNGAL HUNT – Another annual walk for beginners. 10.00am – 1.00pm. Meet at main car park. (Booking essential).

Contact: 01704 821809


Arley Hall
Northwich
Cheshire
CW9 6NA

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

20th Oct – 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


Erddig NT
Wrexham

Leader: Ian Staniforth

22nd Oct – Apple Festival fungal foray. 11am – 2:30pm.

Booking via the Erddig web site.


Harthill School
Harthill Lane, Tattenhall, Cheshire
CH3 9LQ

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

26th Oct – 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


Fallowfield Loop
Levenshulme
M19 2SW

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

27th Oct – FUNGAL HUNT – Meet at 10.15am for a 10.30am start at Crayfield Road entrance to the Fallowfield Loop. From here we will take a leisurely walk over to the Highfield Country Park, finishing around 12.30. Along the way we will discuss what fungi we find and hopefully enthuse people as to why their local area is important!

Contact: 01565 777 353


Muckrach Hotel
Dulnain Bridge, Grantown-on-Spey,
PH26 3LY

Leader: FungalPunk Dave

8th & 9th Nov – FUNGAL WEEKEND – Stop for 2 nights at a 4-star luxury hotel, be wined and dined at this stunning retreat and as an extra treat, learn about the mystical world of fungi, their importance in the natural world and the amazing array of species on offer. The walk will focus on identification and conservation but there will be fungal treats on the menu to keep within the set theme. Cost per person £499.

To reserve your place on this special event contact Mark Huntley (General Manager) – on 01479 851 227