EVENTS

DIARY for 2020


5-6 May

Salt Sunday

A Celebration of Salt

Salt of the Earth Network

With Bishop Keith Sinclair, Bishop of Birkenhead

12.30 - 5.00  Lion Salt Works, Northwich, Cheshire.

http://www.saltoftheearthnetwork.net/


14 February

West Cumbria Archaeology Society

A Reappraisal of Salt Making in Cumbria

Allhallows Centre, Fletchertown

7.30pm   £3 non-members


5-6 September

Salt Making in Scotland

Programme to be confirmed.

Talks on the Saturday, salt making demonstration of Sunday.

SCAPE Trust

To be held in Brora, Sutherland.


Saturday 10th October

Industries of the Arnside Area

Programme to be confirmed, but Andrew Fielding will be talking about the history of local salt making processes.

Cumbria Industrial Heritage Society - Autumn Conference

The Educational Institute, Arnside.


ALL EVENTS IN 2020 HAVE BEEN SUBJECT TO CANCELLATION DUE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.


REVISED DATES OR ARRANGEMENTS WILL BE POSTED WHEN AVAILABLE.


29 October 2020

Joint Solway Firth Partnership / Solway Coast AONB Conference

To be delivered on-line.

Coastal Conversation: Salt on the Solway

Andrew Fielding, Ecosal-UK will contribute a talk on Salt Making on the Solway.

https://www.solwayfirthpartnership.co.uk/join-the-salt-on-the-solway-webinar/


Our application to the Arts Humanity Research Council for a three year project to create a time line for salt making from 1500 across the whole of the country was not approved. Further applications are pending to other grant giving bodies. The bids are being compiled in partnership with Salford University and includes collaboration with the Solway Coast AONB.

Bishop Keith Sinclair, Bishop of Birkenhead, at the 2019 Salt Sunday event held at the Lion Salt Works Museum, 19 May, 2019.