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  1. Title:
    Exhibition: Forest Charter 800 for all
    Date:
    08/07/2017 - 08/10/2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    The Forest Charter was signed by the 9 year old Henry III in 1217. Its provisions protected the rights of ‘free men’ to enter and earn a living on Forest land for centuries afterwards. Discover why your dog should be very grateful that ‘expeditation’ of dogs is no longer required. Ponder your pig's ‘pannage’ opportunities and learn how to avoid charges for ‘chiminage’. This exhibition features newly commissioned illustrations, activity sheets and a window into what people wanted to do in forests, 800 years ago.
  2. Title:
    Herb Walk
    Date:
    22/07/2017 - 22/07/2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath
    Time:
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    Cost:
    £35 per person, £30 concessions
    Event description:
    Learn about botany, ID, summer folklore and the traditional use of plants and trees. A workshop and Heath walk with herbalist, author and researcher Kim Walker.
  3. Title:
    Walk: Meet the Fleet
    Date:
    22/07/2017 - 22/07/2017
    Location:
    Hampstead Heath : Parliament Hill Bandstand
    Time:
    02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, pre-booking available.
    Event description:
    A guided walk about the historic River Fleet, led by staff.
  4. Title:
    Quarry in bloom
    Date:
    29/07/2017 - 29/07/2017
    Location:
    Riddlesdown
    Time:
    10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    Join us on a guided walk with exclusive access to the quarry with the Riddlesdown Ranger and a local flower expert.
  5. Title:
    The People's Forest: Grimston's Oak Glorious Picnic
    Date:
    13/08/2017 - 13/08/2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : The View
    Time:
    11:30 AM - 05:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required - some activities charged
    Event description:
    Meet at the View before walking out to beautiful Grimston's Oak for a communal picnic with music and creative activities about the spaces that people and trees need to thrive under the landmark tree. Join a celebration of Epping Forest’s ancient trees and the memory of lost woodlands, including Hainault Forest’s Fairlop Oak and its annual Fairlop Fair.
  6. Title:
    Walk: The History of Wanstead Park
    Date:
    20/08/2017 - 20/08/2017
    Location:
    Epping Forest : The Temple, Wanstead Park
    Time:
    11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    Cost:
    Free, no booking required.
    Event description:
    Join local historian Richard Arnopp for a led walk in and around Wanstead Park and then back to The Temple for tea and cake!
  7. Title:
    Historical walk
    Date:
    30/08/2017 - 30/08/2017
    Location:
    Highgate Wood : Highgate Wood Café
    Time:
    05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
    Cost:
    Free
    Event description:
    Enjoy this guided evening walk and learn more about the history of Highgate Wood and its surroundings.
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