IN PICTURES: Major Oak Woodland Festival at Sherwood Forest

The ancient spirit of Sherwood was brought to life at the Major Oak Woodland Festival at the weekend.

Tuesday, 11th June 2019, 9:10 am
Birch Tree

Craftsmen demonstrated their skills cooking nettle bread on an open fire, spoon-making, and making string from nettle stems.

Bushcraft instructor Martin Rollin demonstrating how to make fire
Kev Keane of Silverback Bushcraft making nettle bread with Casey Keane, 12

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Bushcraft instructor Martin Rollin of Silverback Bushcraft making string from nettle stems
Bushcraft instructor Martin Rollin demonstrating how to make fire
Dave Brierley making spoons
Nettle bread cooking on an open fire
Major Oak Woodland Festival at Sherwood Forest, pictured is Birch Tree
Dave Brierley making spoons
Bushcraft instructor Martin Rollin demonstrating how to make fire
Bushcraft instructor Martin Rollin of Silverback Bushcraft with Lee Cotterill preparing nettle stems to make string