Green Woodworking with Mike Craig

Mike Craig will be giving us a general introduction to the basic skills used in green woodwork. He will encourage you to see the woodland ecology through a woodsmith’s eyes. Tree selection and sustainable timber use will be discussed as will the connections between…

Medieval Food with Kerstin

This workshop will take you through time to a medieval kitchen. Kerstin will talk about and demonstrate cooking food as it was done in the middle ages. You will learn what people ate and how they cooked without modern appliances. You will get the…

Wild Meat with Tannery Organic Traditional

Scott will ethically source animals that are either road kill, food system waste or from hunting waste. He will be bringing Grey Squirrels to RB2019. Squirrel meat is one of the safest, tastiest and healthiest meats out there. Scott will discuss what to watch…

Growing Mushrooms with Nicki

Gourmet mushrooms are tasty and highly nutritious but expensive to buy. Food miles and low carbon food production are increasingly important. Mushroom growing can be part of a solution to these problems that most of us can easily take up at home. This workshop…

Solar power and batteries

Basic low voltage DC fusing, wiring and safety for beginners. Everyone needs lights in their kitchen. This is a basic talk with hands-on demonstrations aimed at people with no experience of solar power, batteries or LEDs. Learn to test batteries using meters and indicators…

Cold Smoking and Starting a Smallholding business

Andy will be demonstrating how to oak smoke food using a cold smoker. He will also be giving informal talks on how he set up a small permaculture business (Home Farm) covering greenwood crafts, wool production, growing and harvesting willow, sustainable energy at Home…

Fermented foods with Wild Pickle

Wild Pickle is excited to be offering workshops in fermenting vegetables and Kombucha at Radical Bakers. We are supplier of cultures and fermented foods with passion! Wild pickle aka Emma Cronin has been fermenting mad for several years and wants to spread the fermenting…

Practical Herbal Medicine with Iain Stewart – make ointments and salves

Ian will be running a workshop entitled Practical Herbal Medicine at Radical Bakers Gathering. Iain will guide you through how to make a number of herbal remedies including a syrup, an ointment, a salve and a tincture. You take home everything you make. The…

Film showing: In Our Hands

Food and farming is in crisis. In just over a decade we’ve lost more than 33,000 farms from our countryside, and alongside this, bad diet is now causing more health problems than smoking! The fundamental link between people, food and the very land we…

Spinning and Dyeing with Stella Berg

Stella Berg, herbalist and textile maker, has been spinning and dyeing yarns and making textiles for fifty years. She will talk about wild collection, cultivation and preparation of dye plants and the basics of how dyeing is done with British yarns (nettles, hemp, linen,…