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Chris Winnick – (Butterflies and Moths)

Qualifications in geography, geology and teaching, early retired from Secondary teaching [Head of Department, Head of House and Assistant Head teacher]. Chris is the Chairman of Cumbria Butterfly Conservation, Chair of Lancashire Butterfly Conservation, Arnside and Silverdale Nat. Hist. Soc., Programme secretary of Kendal NHSoc as well as a Trustee of the national body of Butterfly Conservation. Gives numerous power point presentations in Northern England and Scotland and regularly organises and lead both residential and day field trips for butterflies and wildlife. Also happens to be a magician!

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February 2020

PERFORMING: CONJURE YOUR CONFIDENCE!

February 26th at 18:30 to February 28th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

*NEW* Learning some simple close-up and cabaret-style Magic is not only fun, but can develop useful performance and public speaking skills. A superb and unique way to overcome nerves, build confidence and add another string to your bow! Suitable for all. Chris Winnick (S. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/chris-winnick) Residential: £233 Non-residential: £166 (inc. materials)

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June 2020

BUTTERFLIES, MOTHS AND THE COUNTRYSIDE OF NORTH WEST CUMBRIA

June 1st at 18:30 to June 4th at 16:00
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

18:30 Mon 1 Jun - 16:00 Thu 4 Jun 2020 For lovers of natural history and the countryside we will walk contrasting Cumbrian sites where conservation management has helped the habitats of rare butterflies inc. Marsh Fritillary, Mountain Ringlet, Small Blue and The Forester. Presentations and discussion will consider wider conservation issues. Chris Winnick with Claire Winnick (S. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/chris-winnick) Residential: £350 Non-residential: £249 (inc. Field Trip; ends 4pm on the last day)

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