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Cornwall RV 2011 - April 22nd-25th

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Date: 22nd - 25th April 2011

Location: Trenowth Wood, Cornwall (Near to Ladock)
Map is shown at the bottom of this page.


The woods will be open from Midday Friday to Midday Monday. Drinking water, porta loos and rubbish collection are all on site. We welcome children and dogs, we ask that you keep them safe and under control, and pick up any packages that either deposit!

2011 will see:

Knife Sharpening with Dave Budd Blacksmithing with Tristan Kessel from Forgeries at Redruth Leather Craft and Spoon Making with Leon and Neil from Greencraft ( new this year, a Bowyer Edwin Deady, Wild Food walks with Rachel Lambert, Knot Tying with Richard Hopkins.

In addition there will be the usual talks and demonstration sessions and some childrenʼs activities depending on the interest. This RV will see a Bushcraft boot fair on Sunday morning, so come along and buy, sell, trade, and barter. We will have a charity Tomahawk throwing competition with a Bushcraft themed prize.

Wild camping, tarp & hammock, tents and caravans are welcome. Small fires are allowed on site, and there is a local shop nearby to top up supplies.


Per Night: £10 per adult & £5 for children.

Day visitors: £5 per adult (£2.50 child).





The Following workshops are available to book:
  • Blacksmithing
    Sat AM/PM –Sun AM/PM
  • Bowyer Sat AM
  • Archery Sun AM
  • Archery Comp Sat PM
  • Leather Craft
    Sat AM/PM –Sun PM
  • Spoon making camp craft
    Sat AM/PM –Sun PM
  • Wild food Walks Sat
    AM/ PM –Sun AM/PM
  • Knife Sharpening
    Sat AM –Sun AM (Sharpening workshop AM, knife making PM open session)
Workshop costs £10 per session. Session average 3 hours (pre booking only). Contact us here.
Places are limited so the RV is by prior booking only.




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Comments (2)
2 Wednesday, 22 February 2012 07:04
Ashley Cawley
It will be sign posted from the road, hopefully the map above will give you an idea of where it is. If you have any further questions please us the "Contact us here" link in the article above to speak to the event organisers or pop a question into the "Cornwall RV 2012" thread on our forum.
1 Tuesday, 21 February 2012 23:56
D Davidson
How do we enter the site for those of us driving?

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UK Wild Food - Jan

Listed here are Wild Foods that should be available in parts of the UK in January.

Daisy leaf

Gorse flower
Greater Plantain
Ribwort Plantain
Buck's Horn Plantain (coastal)
Scurvy Grass
Sea beet
Sea Radish
Pennywort (particularly good at the moment)
Alexanders (very good at the moment)
Chirvil (be very careful , as Hemlock Water-Dropwort is starting to sprout now and looks very similar, but is deadly poisonous!)
Sea Purslane
Rock Samphire (still usable, but a bit over now, coastal)
Rose Hips
Common Sorrel
Ivy-Leaved Toadflax
Wood sorrel
Three-cornered leek

*These are just some of the wild edibles you will find in the UK this month.

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