LISW February Newsletter

 February 2019 Second newsletter of the year! How is it the end of February already!  We hope you have all had a good and productive start to the year.  The LISW committee have welcomed a number of new members recently and we have all been busy planning the events for the year ahead.   We will introduce our new committee at the AGM and CPD day which is fast approaching,  however If you would like to get involved, have an event you … Read full story

LISW January News Letter

January 2019 HAPPY NEW YEAR! We hope you had a relaxing and pleasant festive season and are looking forward to the year ahead.  The LISW branch have some interesting events lined up for this year, some of which are set out below, as well as our upcoming AGM & CPD Day on 3rd April (details to be released shortly).   Following the departure of several members of the committee, we will be looking for new committee members at our 2019 … Read full story

LISW December Newsletter

View this email in your browser December 2018     End of 2018 Newsletter Dear Members   As we near the end of the year, the LISW Committee would like to thank all those who have been involved in LISW activities during 2018 and who have helped support our events, arranged P2C Surgeries, attended Careers Fairs on our behalf and participated in policy discussions.  It has been great to meet so many of you during the year and we look forward … Read full story

LISW November Newsletter

November 2018 Plant Health, Biosecurity and the Importance of Diverse Planting from a Plant Nursery Perspective Image Credit: Van den Berk Nurseries Dear Members   The LISW Cornwall Hub are hosting a lunchtime seminar on Thursday 29th November about biosecurity and plant health and what nurseries are doing to help, as well as how increasing diversity can help in building resilience to disease.  Lunch will be provided and the opportunity to network with fellow professionals from within the Cornwall area.  Please click … Read full story

LISW July 2018 Newsletter

View this email in your browser         July 2018       (Above: Images from the winning portfolio, LISW Student Award)   Dear Members,   Hopefully you are enjoying (or surviving!) the hot weather we’ve been having.  There is lots to let you know about this month….     LISW Exeter Hub Social – 31st July, 6pm.   We cordially invite you to the next LISW social, to be held upstairs in the cocktail bar of the … Read full story

LISW June Newsletter

View this email in your browser         June 2018     Wildflower Meadow Creation and Management – Site Visit to Lethytep, Cornwall   Dear Members   The LISW Cornwall Hub are holding a guided tour with tea and coffee on 26th June at the wildlife haven of Lethytep in Cornwall.  This visit will have a focus on wildflower creation and management and will support the venue’s work enhancing wildlife habitats across 52 acres of meadows, lakes and ancient … Read full story

LISW April 2018 Newsletter

View this email in your browser       April 2018     Dear Members   Upcoming P2C Surgery – Monday 30th April   The LISW are holding a P2C surgery on 30th April at Jacobs in Bristol for those on the Pathway.  This is an evening session where candidates will be asked a series of questions and receive feedback on their answers from two experienced examiners and the group. Please click this link https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lisw-p2c-surgery-30th-april-tickets-45234285967 for more information and booking … Read full story

LISW March 2018 Newsletter

View this email in your browser         March 2018     LISW AGM & CPD Day 2018 – Wednesday 25th April, Bath     Dear Members,   This year’s AGM & CPD Day will focus on landscape and townscape character assessment and how these are used to influence decision making and design.  It will be held at the Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, Queen’s Square, Bath, BA1 2HN, on 25th April and tickets will be available … Read full story

LISW January 2018 Newsletter

View this email in your browser         January 2018     Events for 2018     Dear Members   As Christmas starts to feel like the distant past, we hope you had a pleasant festive season and are settling in well to 2018.  LISW have some interesting events lined up for this year, some of which are set out below, as well as our upcoming AGM & CPD Day in April (details to be released shortly).  We will … Read full story

LISW Newsletter November 2017

Built-In Health CPD Day Thank you to everyone who attended the Built-In Health CPD Day and Jellicoe Lecture on 2nd November at Bristol City Hall.  The speakers and workshops sparked interesting questions and debate about how to design for better health outcomes.  The afternoon walking tours included an urban food trail and a live link-up to Berlin for some ‘citizen science’! Presentations from the day will hopefully be uploaded to the website shortly, but in the meantime here are links to … Read full story