Land is Ours autumn gathering 2011

The Land Is Ours
Autumn Gathering 2011

TLIO are hosting a weekend gathering from Sat 8th to Sun 9th October this year at Monkton Wyld Court, near Axminster, Dorset. Come and enjoy a feast of inspirational talks, open discussions, workshops and evening entertainment in the pleasantly eccentric setting of Monkton Wyld.

Talks and workshops will include the following themes:

• The need for land redistribution - post Peak-Oil

• Agricultural subsidies - who for & for what?/Campaigning against Megafarms.

• The Localism Bill and other Planning Reforms — Threats and Opportunities.

• Defending public forests.

• Setting up land trusts, for housing and land projects.

• Reclaim the Fields and Via Campesina.

• What future for direct action land campaigns?

Other proposals for workshops etc are welcome.

Places are limited so please book early. There is no fee for attendance, but lunch and supper are provided at £6 per meal, and bed and breakfast costs per night are £25 for a bed, £15 for a yoga mat in the main hall, or £10 camping (there will be a limited no of places half-price for the main hall and camping), available Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening. Please book in advance, by contacting or 01297 561359

Please Note: There may be a TLIO Summer Gathering happening in the West Country area this summer as well. Keep checking the website for further announcements