TO THE GREEN-SPACES WEBSITE
"Need some green-space?
Where? This is the guide to help you"
The Green-Spaces Guide to N-E England
We had a successful launch of the Green-Spaces
Guide to North-East England at Saltwell Towers,
in the beautiful Exhibition Room overlooking award-winning Saltwell
Nearly 50 pepole attended, and were able to view an exhibition of
photos displaying lovely images of green spaces both within the North-East
and within other areas covered by Green-Spaces Guides. We tested local
green space knowledge & left some of the images untitled - there
was much discussion amongst visitors as to where these places might
Green-Spaces editor Moira Jocelyn, gave a short presentation
about the fabulous diversity of green spaces in the North-East, briefly
discussing their history, geology & hopes for the future. There
was a question & answer session afterwards, where people asked
about the significance of Capablilty Brown; about the future of town
parks; &, an often-asked quetion - what are our favourite green
Books were then on sale and refreshments were available downstairs
in the Saltwell Towers cafe.
Before the launch, there was a write-up in the Hexham Courant
which helped boost visitor numbers to the event.