CRES Open Day Report

Christian Rural and Environmental Studies (CRES) OPEN DAY This Open Day took place on Saturday 12th March 2011 at Ripon College Cuddesdon nr. Oxford, and over 20 people attended This included students, staff, former students and people interested in finding out about the course.  The day was intended to be an introduction to CRES. The programme was as follows: 10.00-10.30 Arrive and Coffee. 10.30-10.45 Welcome and Introduction to CRES (Dr. Martin Hodson) 10.45-11.45 Talk: Revd. Margot …

Summer 2010 Field Trip to Whetstone Fruit Farm, Leicestershire

Summer Field Trip to Whetstone Fruit Farm, Leicestershire. Saturday 10th July 2010 (11.00am to 4.00pm) For some years now CRES, in association with JRI and CRuC have run summer field trips around England. These visits have varied from farms to woodlands, from urban to very rural, and we aim to vary our content every year. The visits are run by the CRES distance learning course, but anyone associated with CRES, JRI or CRuC, plus their …

2006 Residential

A group photo of participants at the 2006 CRES residential The Annual CRES Residential took place this year at Offa House, Offchurch, nr. Leamington Spa on 15th /16th September 2006. The meeting began on the first day with the AGM of Christian Rural Concern (CRuC), followed by lunch. The four 1st year students then gave short talks on the modules they had taken in the past year. After tea we discussed a whole range of …