Reservoir Cafe | 5.30pm
Deborah Boden is Director of the Cornish Mining UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Cornish Mining WHS is not only the nearest World Heritage Site to Plymouth it is also one of the largest in the UK incorporating twelve sites across Cornwall and West Devon. Since its inception in 2006 Cornish Mining has excelled at running a richly diverse portfolio of activities from historical research to planning to theatre, performance and art projects that continue to engage with both local communities and the wider world. Deborah will be speaking about the ongoing work of the Cornish Mining WHS and is an opportunity for researchers in all disciplines to meet Deborah and find inspiration for future partnership project with our neighbouring, internationally significant heritage site.