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Lighting for BATS, FAUNA and FLORA

20 March 2024 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
ILP Birmingham Technical CPD

11.00am – Arrival with tea, coffee & bacon rolls

CPD Papers:-

11.30am – WLP

  • Introduction to WLP

12.20pm – Guy Harding – Institution of Lighting Professionals

  • GN08 Explained

1.00pm – Lunch / walk around the grounds, wildlife garden and farm trail.

2.00pm – Stuart Morton – Jacobs

  • Worcestershire Roll Out: A presentation on why, where and how to balance energy saving vs environmental impact when upgrading LED lighting at scale.

3.00pm – James Coton – Orangetek

  • Swedish ACTIVE Lighting

4.00pm – End of Presentations – coffee, tea & biscuits

4.20 pm – Attendees who have opted to go on the evening tour depart Worcestershire Wildlife Trust WR3 8SZ to travel to The Manor House of Whittington public house, Horse Bridge Lane, Whittington, Kinver, Stourbridge, DY7 6NY by their own vehicles. ( 18.4 miles – 35 minutes )

5.00pm –6.00pm – Hot food and refreshments in private room.

6.00pm – Tour starts including 4 stops at following points of interest with guided tour.

7.00pm – Return to The Manor House for AOB/ questions.

8.00pm – Event Finishes.

PLEASE NOTE: The venue has free parking for 35 cars and 2 EV charging points

Please see directions below:

Directions to Lower Smite Farm:

By car.

From the M5: Leave the motorway at junction 6 and take the exit off the motorway island signed to Droitwich (A4538).Shortly come to a roundabout (Worcester Rugby Club ground is on the left.) Go straight on at this roundabout taking the exit for Droitwich and Bromsgrove (do not take the next exit marked Smite). Carry on for c. 1 mile until you see the brown sign for Lower Smite Farm directing you to turn right down a lane. Follow this lane for approx. 1/2 mile until you see the Trust’s sign and buildings on the left. Enter through the farms gates to the car park (overflow car park also on the right).

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From Central Worcester: Take the A38 out of Worcester (signed to Bromsgrove). Turn right at the traffic lights at Martin Hussingtree (The Swan pub to the right at this junction). Follow this road until you see the brown sign for Lower Smite Farm directing you down a lane to the left. Follow the lane as above.

Nearest railway station:

Droitwich Spa BR station in Droitwich is approx. 3miles from Lower Smite Farm.

Both Worcester Foregate Street and Shrub Hill BR stations are around 6 miles from Lower Smite Farm. Public transport : links are limited from all stations – taxis are available from each.

Buses: nearest drop off is Martin Hussingtree .See http://www.worcestershire.gov.uk/info/20021/buses/1001/bus_timetables

Cycling: see Sustrans route no.45 http://www.sustrans.org.uk/ncn/map/route/worcester-to-droitwich

Tel 01905 754919.

PLEASE NOTE that SATNAVs using the postcode WR3 8SZ may not be reliable for directing precisely to the offices.

Grid reference S0892588.

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20th March
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Worcestershire Wildlife Trust
Lower Smite Farm, Smite Hill
Hindlip, Worcestershire WR3 8SZ United Kingdom

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