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BLS WINTER WORKSHOP 2022 – Bring along your problems including Lichenicolous Fungi - Cloughton, Scarborough

25th February 2022 Evening to 28th February 2022 Afternoon

Bring along your problems including Lichenicolous Fungi

Friday 25th – Monday 28th February

Tutors – Brian Coppins, Neil Sanderson & Fay Newberry

Field visit leader to Mulgrave Wood Dave Minter

This workshop will provide members with an opportunity air and share their lichen & LF identification problems and their problems in using techniques needed to aid identification.

There will be a field visit to a local woodland on the Friday of the meeting, more details of this will follow later.

The bulk of the time will be spent in the adequately sized meeting room. The grounds of Cober Hill and its environs offer plenty of opportunity to take a short walk and to find more question-posing material.

Meeting Base

The meeting base will be residential at Cober Hill, Cloughton, Scarbrorough, North Yorkshire YO13 OAR

Phone 01723 870310 email enquiries@coberhill.co.uk see www.coberhill.co,uk to view the accommodation and facilities

Accommodation and Costs

Accommodation for 22 people in single & twin en-suite rooms has been reserved and a deposit paid by the BLS. Full board accommodation for (incl. dinner, breakfast and packed lunch) for 3 nights is £264.17 plus VAT (£317.66 total with VAT at 20%). This price includes the use of the meeting/microscope room. The earliest check-in time for rooms is 1500. Dinner at 1900.

Attendees wishing to stay over at Cober Hill on the night of Thursday 24 February, prior to the field outing on the Friday, are asked to book, and pay, for that night directly with Cober Hill.

Booking

To attend the meeting and book rooms email the Field Meetings Secretary, Graham Boswell togooutdoors@hotmail.com or by post to Base Lodge 16 The Parks, Minehead TA24 8BS and pay a deposit of £50 in to the British Lichen Society bank account, CAF Bank sort code 40-52-40 Account No. 00012363 and reference the payment Cloughton.

Please advise of any special dietary needs..