Participants will see and participate in the entire process including timber extraction and splitting, filling and lighting a kiln, emptying after the burn and grading and bagging the charcoal. You will also leave with your very own bag of locally made charcoal!
06 July 2013, 10:00 – 17:30
£30.00 – Adult Place
Millington Wood Local Nature Reserve, near Pocklington, YO42 1TZ. OS Explorer Map 294, grid ref: SE 838 530.
Tea and coffee will be provided and a BBQ lit for cooking lunch. Please bring your own food to cook on the BBQ. Plates and cutlery will be provided. NOTE: You will be helping with the production of charcoal so will get VERY dirty on the workshop. Overalls or old clothing is required along with sturdy footwear. You need to have a reasonable level of fitness. The event isn’t suitable for anyone under the age of 16, and under 18’s must be accompanied by an adult. Millington Wood Local Nature Reserve, near Pocklington, YO42 1TZ. OS Explorer Map 294, grid ref: SE 838 530.