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Paul Nichol – (Trees, Mushrooms)

  • field mycologist, botanist, author and adult tutor from Cumbria
  • author of a respected guide to Identifying mushrooms and toadstools
  • founded Nottinghamshire Fungi Study Group
  • County Recorder for fungi in Cumbria
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“A first rate course. Paul Nichol is an excellent tutor. He made the subject both interesting and intelligible. I hope that he will take other courses. All the staff at Higham Hall were friendly and helpful. The accommodation was very comfortable and the food plentiful and excellent.””Fantastic tutor. By some margin the best I have encountered on a course.”
“really enjoyed the fungi weekend with tutor Paul Nicol – excellent tutor!… Thank you Paul and to everyone behind the scenes who made our weekend such a success!”
“Good knowledgeable teacher. Enjoyed the course. Good support from cheery kitchen staff.””I really enjoyed the course – Paul is an excellent tutor very knowledgeable but approachable.””Really enjoyable, practical course.”

“The course was excellent”

“Excellent teacher, very interesting, clear and encouraging.”

July 2019


July 23rd at 18:30 to July 26th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Learn about ferns and their identification whilst enjoying some gentle walking on the level through woods - of which there are plenty of local examples here in the Northwest Lakes. Be guided to recognise the diversity and clues the flora offer to the nature of its setting. Paul Nichol (N. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/paul-nichol) Residential: £338 Non-residential: £239 (inc. Field Trips)

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