Our events

A Digital Photography Primer

Event Start Time: Saturday 21st September 2024, 2.00 – 5 pm pm, GO Local Food fields, Halls of Heddon (Ovington)

Join Jon and  learn more about how to use your camera for best effect.  

Whether phone, compact or SLR  this workshop will help with composition and translating ideas into great photos

Suitable for beginners as well as more experienced photographers. 

Autumn Foraging

Event Start Time: Saturday 7th September 2024, 10.00 am – 1.00 pm, GO Local Food fields, Halls of Heddon (Ovington)

Join Sophie for an introduction to the abundant wild edibles of autumn, from berries and seeds to nuts and ‘weeds’.

This workshop is suitable for beginners as well as those with an existing foraging practice. 

Film Night:  Six Inches of Soil

Event Start Time: Friday 28th June, 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm) Venue: Ovingham Reading Room, NE42 6BW Join us for our very first film night with a screening of the highly acclaimed documentary film, Six Inches of Soil.  The film tells the inspiring story of three young British farmers standing up against the industrial food system and transforming the way they produce food – to heal the soil, our health and provide for local communities.

What does sustainable farming look like? 2nd Farm visit

Event Start Time: Saturday 8th June, 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Venue: Go Local Food, Halls of Heddon Nursery, Ovington, NE42 6EE

Sue Seymour and Moss Peteral Farm, has been supplying our members with beef and turkeys for a good few years now. Always great feedback on the meat! We also know that Sue and Alan are enthusiastic advocates for farming with nature