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Outdoor Learning in the North East

The North East region covers from Berwick on the border of Scotland, to the west with the border of Cumbria, through the beautiful undeveloped landscape of high moorland in Northumberland featuring its many castles and 64 miles of long distance paths bordering the coastline of the North Sea. Dropping down from the North through Newcastle and County Durham into York and ending at Hull with its Maritime history. Whether urban or rural you are never too far from the countryside or coast.

The voluntary committee represents IOL in your region, get in touch with us. We wish to represent your views.


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Research project on the impact of COVID-19 on Outdoor Learning and Forest School provision
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Research project on the impact of COVID-19 on Outdoor Learning and Forest School provision

The remote interview, which will take place using Microsoft Teams, aim to ascertain views on the psycho-socio and economic consequences of Coronavirus outbreak on OL and FS provision, and gain opinions on the role of these practices as contributing factors to a renewed and adapted education system in times of pandemic.

Your participation will further improvement the body of knowledge available on the psycho-socio economic impact of the pandemic on the OL and FS sectors.

To take part, please get in touch with Silvia Cont, postgraduate researcher in the School of Education, Education Health and Community Faculty at Liverpool John Moores University, at to arrange suitable time and date for the interview. You will receive by email:

- a participant information sheet where the nature of the research and its aims are explained to you;

- a consent form that you will need to sign and send back to me through email at

To electronically sign the consent form using the ‘’fill and sign’’ function of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC as explained here:

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North East Committee

Contact IOL North East

Committee: Nigel Horne, Dave Shields, Joanne Appleby, Dave Hopwood, Morgan Lax

Go to the North East Facebook page for pictures, videos, reports and updates.


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