Forest Trees

Forest Trees

Collaborations with scientists and ecologists will generate new artworks and shape a ‘Catalogue of Terms’ exploring the language of trees in different disciplines. This will contribute to a policy workshop and interdisciplinary conference in 2024 bringing together the...
Walking Forest Inception

Walking Forest Inception

Walking Forest Inception In December 2018 Lucy Neal and Shelley Castle took the train to Poland to gift seeds from the last remaining Suffragette Tree in Batheaston, UK to delegates at the COP24 climate talks. This was followed a week later by a night time Vigil at...
Batheaston Tree Vigils

Batheaston Tree Vigils

Batheaston Tree Vigils Vigil – a devotional watching, Vigil comes from the Latin word for “awake,” and all its meanings include the idea of watchfulnessWe started the first Walking Forest Vigil in December 2018 inviting a small group, predominantly...
Personal Perspectives

Personal Perspectives

Personal Perspectives Ruth Ben-Tovim I come from a long line of women activists and have no doubt that if my immigrant great grandmother had not been working to bring about equality and socialism through her involvement in the early communist party in the US in the...