Our Outdoor Learning Programme offers a variety of walks and workshops to utilise the beautiful landscape of the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site and the Trust’s community room which is located in a fully accessible award winning eco-build set within the woodlands of Sunniside Old Deer Park in Coalbrookdale.  

Severn Gorge Countryside Office

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS

Friday 17th January 10-1pm 2020

Sutton Woods (Guided Walk)

Leader: Cadi Price

Description: Kick start your New Year with a 3 mile ramble around Sutton Woods a little explored woodland near Coalport, followed by a warming soup lunch.

Cost: £5.00 per person

Meet: Shakespeare Inn, Coalport, TF8 7HT

N.B. sturdy shoes

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 19th February  10-12pm 2020

Spring Detective (Family Walk)

Leader: Cadi Price

Description: Be a BIG explorer on our scavenger hunt along the Severn Valley Way and riverside walk on the Tile Trail

Cost: £2.00 per person

Meet: Maws Craft Centre, Ferry Road, Jackfield, TF8 7LS

N.B. suitable for pushchairs

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 18th March  10-12pm 2020

Lino Printing (Workshop)

Tutor: Amanda Hillier www.amandahillier.co.uk

Description: Create a series of lino prints using inspiration from the local woodland setting.  After a short walk along Ropewalk footpath to find your inspiration, you will carve lino blocks to create your own unique two colour prints.

Cost: £35.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, old clothes/apron, packed lunch

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 8th April  10-12pm 2020

Family Easter Egg Hunt (Family Walk)

Walk Leader: Sarah Bates

Description: Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt in Sunniside Woods

Cost: £2.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear,warm clothes

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 29th April  10-1pm 

Spring Forage (Guided walk)

Walk Leader: Alison Hughes

Description: Spring has sprung! Taking a walk along hedgerows, we’ll gather greens to see how we can used them in cooking and for medicinal use.

Cost: £10.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear,gathering basket for your finds

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 6th May  10-4pm 

Print & Stitch (Workshop)

Tutor: Stevie Walker www.steviewalker.com

Description: Create beautiful prints on fabric using print blocks and leaves.  After taking a stroll to collect leaves and natural objects, we’ll combine these with print blocks to print onto fabric with fabric paints.  Later we shall add some creative hand stitchery to embellish the prints further to be made into cushions, book covers, cards or whatever takes your fancy! No prior experience necessary.

Cost: £35.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear,gathering basket for your finds

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Friday 5th June  10-3pm 

Plates & Platters (Workshop)

Tutor: Cathy Preston www.morethanwillow.co.uk

Description: Using natural materials to make a simple plate and platter with willow. No prior experience necessary.

Cost: £35.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 22nd July 10-4pm 

Organza Butterfly (Workshop)

Tutor: Katherine Keatley www.kizzykadesigns.com

Description: We will start the day with a butterfly safari then return to create a delicate 3D butterfly from silk and organza.  Using a technique known as Stumpwork, we use cake wire and fine silk threads to create a delicate butterly with some ideas of how you can create a background for the finished piece.  You will be using fine materials and needles so stiching experience is required.

Cost: £35.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, basic sewing kit

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Friday 4th September  7.30-9.30pm

Family Bat Hunt (Family Walk)

Walk Leader:  Kate Chetwood

Description: Enjoy an evening walk through Loamhole Dingle looking for bats, our tiny flying mammals!

Cost: £2.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, torch

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 21st October 10-4pm 

Fabric Postcard (Workshop)

Tutor: Katherine Keatley www.kizzykadesigns.com

Description: Create a stitched postcard of a lovely Coalbrookdale landscape.  We start the day with an inspirational walk using view finders and cameras to get ideas. Use colours and textures to build your own postcard.  Explore using layers of fabric, then stitch into them.  Learn how to use embroidery stitches to finish your piece.

Cost: £35 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, bring threads, fabric and pictures if you would like

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Tuesday 10th November: 10-4pm

DIY Lino Print Christmas Cards (Workshop)

Tutor: Rod Sheppard

Description: Hand carve a lino block to create your own unique prints to use as original Christmas Cards.

Cost: £35 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Saturday  28th November: 10-1pm

Christmas Wreaths (Workshop)

Tutor: Craig Baker

Description: Make your own traditional Christmas Wreath with wire, moss, greenery gathered from our local woods and ribbons.  Foliage will be provided but you are welcome to bring your own decorations to personalise your wreaths.

Cost: £20per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund. Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you. Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+ Contact Information: bookings@severngorge.org.uk Severn Gorge Countryside Trust Darby Road Coalbrookdale Telford TF8 7EP 01952 433880 www.severngorge.org.uk Payment Details: Cash Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust) Online banking reference: YOUR NAME Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772 Map of meeting point:

Friday 19th January 2021 10-1pm

Banish the Blues (Guided Walk)

Walk Leader: Kate Chetwood

Description: Banish those winter blues wih a bracing walk through Coalbrookdale’s copses exploring their highways and byways, returning for a warming ‘soup and roll’ lunch.

Cost: £5.00 per person

Meet: Coalbrookdale Community Centre, Wellington Road, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DX

N.B. sturdy footwear, dogs on leads welcome

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information: bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details: Cash Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01

Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 17th February 2021 10-12 noon

Earth Walks in Sunniside (Family Walk)

Walk Leader: Sarah Bates

Description: Explore our little woodland using sensory activities to enjoy nature at its best.

Cost: £2.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, warm clothes

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point:

Wednesday 17th March 2021 10-1pm

Winter Tree ID (Guided Walk)

Walk Leader: Russell Rowley

Description: Learn how to identify your broadleaved trees outside in winter, taking a closer look at buds, bark and tree shape

Cost: £10.00 per person

Meet: Severn Gorge Countryside Trust, Darby Road, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7EP

N.B. sturdy footwear, warm clothes

Booking Information

Bookings

Your place is reserved once payment is received. See below for payment details

Cancellation: If you need to cancel your place, please contact us as soon as possible.  Cancellations more than 4 weeks before the course date we will retain 50% to cover administration costs.  Cancellations within four weeks of the course dates are chargeable in full unless we fill the place.  If you book and we have to cancel, then you will receive a full refund.

Workshops:  You will be outside for all or part of the day.  Tea and Coffee will be available.  See ‘NB’ for any extras you may need to bring with you.

Ages:  All workshops are available for participants 16+.  Family walks from 2+

Contact Information:

bookings@severngorge.org.uk

Severn Gorge Countryside Trust

Darby Road

Coalbrookdale

Telford

TF8 7EP

01952 433880

www.severngorge.org.uk

Payment Details:

Cash

Cheque (Severn Gorge Countryside Trust)

Online banking reference: YOUR NAME

Sort Code: 08-90-01   Account no: 65014772

Map of meeting point: