Workshops for wildlife snappers

NATURE lovers can head to Sherwood Pines Forest Park to take part in a series of creative workshops for budding photographers and artists.

The Forestry Commission is staging the events with top experts at the beauty spot, near Clipstone.

Nature fan Richard Ashbee, who travels across Europe snapping birds, flowers and insects, is holding a beginner’s session on 8th September, followed by a workshop on 15th September.

Artist Jean Binney will also run a novice’s event on 26th August, offering tips on creating detailed works of art, complete with one-to-one tuition. Contact Mansfield 821459 or email