Fens, forests and Fields is an astonishing new book about a landscape in Essex that time forgot; The Land of the Fanns: www.landofthefanns.org
In this talk, one of its authors, Ken Worpole, will discuss what he discovered on his journeys through ‘the Fanns’, exploring the ebb and flow between London and Essex that has created this liminal landscape.
Ken Worpole is a renowned author and social historian. His many books include 350 Miles: An Essex Journey (2005) & The New English Landscape (2013). His most recent book is No Matter How Many Skies Have Fallen: Back to the land in wartime Britain (2021)