Rob is an independent commentator and communicator focusing on rural issues incl nature conservation, farming, wildlife, forestry, fishing, fieldsports, rewilding and more. He chairs debates, facilitates dialogue, leads walks, has over 100 letters published in The Times on the environment and is a practising rural chartered surveyor.
Upcoming. Chair: Young Farmers and Young Naturalists Autumn 18 tbc.
Previously… Letters on red kites and farming in The Times. Dialogue and New Zealand in Farmers Weekly. Opinion pieces for Heather Trust and Confor Chaired hunting and wildlife conservation CIC. Young Naturalists/Farmers (no-label framing) Talks Abergavenny Rotary, Pontypool Ramblers on rewilding, Hay community ‘Talk on the wild side‘, Game Fair, Abergavenny Food Festival, CLA panel, Walks Crickhowell Walking Festival ‘Curlew calling’ National Trust rangers Opinions: curlew blog for RSPB, common ground for Shooting Times and Conflicts in conservation‘ The Field and rewilding for ECOS (pdf)