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Arboricultural demonstration - North Eastern division

  • Venue - Kirkley College, Ponteland

10.00am start.

Tour of Kirkley College and woodlands. Discussions on environmental management, game management and arboricultural demonstrations.

Four presentations from Animal and Plant Health Agency, National Trust and Fera Science covering oral contraception of grey squirrels, trapping, managing red squirrels at Wallington and Plant Health.

For further information please contact the local Honorary Secretary: Hugh & Penny Bence.


Most all-day meetings start at around 10:00 and end at around 16:00, but please check precise details with the Local Honorary Secretary.

RFS meetings take place out in the woods in all weathers. Appropriate footwear and clothing should be worn. Please be aware of your health and safety at all times. Do not take risks that could put you or others in danger. Do not attempt to do anything that you do not feel confident about. Please follow instructions.

RFS members are welcome to attend events in any Division.