Jolly Gutsy Gathering At The Beautiful Albion Nights Norfolk- An intimate safe gathering in nature. Where you will gently connect to yourself your gut and community.
This is a gutsy gathering to empower you with knowledge and kindness so you can transition into Autumn knowing how to nourish your immune system over the winter. We promise you will float home with your cup fully fuelled feeling abundant, loved, calm connected and whole again.
As we move into Autumn it is important to nourish our immune systems and be aware of our bodies and how to bring ourselves to rest and digest. So come and gather around the campfire and refuel your cup to overflow at this special venue amongst the trees for a fire feast and talks on how your food and daily rituals can nourish your gut, mind body and soul.
We have created this beautiful safe and nourishing day in nature to help you reconnect to your gut feeling to give you knowledge on how the gut effects your mood and immune system and how simple foods and mindful relaxation can improve your physical and emotional health.
- Gather in the tranquility of the little wooden house at Albion Nights
- listen to Polly from Jolly Allotment explain the power of healing and nourishing your gut for mind and body.
- Find peace in the healing herbs and kind words of Katherine - Retreat Remedies.
- Take nourishment from Jolly Allotment’s beautiful fire cooked food.
- Calm your nervous system to rest and digest with the soul fuelling connection meditation.
This is a peaceful day that will feed your soul and uplift your heart. You will leave feeling nourished, calm, connected and whole.
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How the day will flow...
We will welcome you to the beautiful woodland cabin at Albion Nights in Norfolk with a light breakfast. Gather around the fire snuggled up under canvas and blankets with hot drinks whilst Polly cooks a gut nourishing, coeliac friendly, feast on the campfire and shares her story and her knowledge of how simple nourishment of our gut can help us feel less anxious and more connected and safer in our body, boost our immune system so we feel good. What a good gut healthy life is and why it is so important. A good gut life is not always about removal of foods it is more about adding an abundance of goodness. You will be gently empowered with knowledge of simple easy changes you can make to your diet and life rituals to make a powerful change to your physical and mental health.
Before we feast on our delicious campfire lunch, we will calm our busy minds reconnect with ourselves and nature with a healing herbal tea ceremony and knowledge on how herbal teas can help us heal and thrive, led by the beautiful Katherine of Retreat Remedies.
Lunch will be a tasty three course feast of seasonal coeliac gut nourishing delights cooked over the fire.
Following your lunch find a quiet place in the woods and settle in an wonderful healing meditation in nature. You can relax breathe and find your calm. This is an incredible experience for all.
We will finish the day with tea and cake and a community chat around the fire.
How lovely does that all sound?!
It's going to be so beautiful. I do hope you can join us. It will open your eyes to new possibilities and change the way you think about managing your health and wellbeing.
What did the Autumn Gatherers Say?
"It really was a very special day! I loved it and really felt part of a warm and welcoming community even though I'd only just met everyone, I try to eat well and take care of myself but as I came away from the gathering, I had a new found sense of the importance of self-care through a natural and nutritious diet.”
"I’ve really been given a great push from your day.”
"Weeks on I am still feeling the positive uplifting energy from your Gutsy Gathering Thank You!”
"Thank you so much for today - amazing!! You were brilliant and it was so lovely to meet everyone. I got so much more out of it than I could have imagined!"
• When: 2nd October 2021
• Where: Albion Nights - Norwich Rd, Woodton, Bungay NR35 2LP
• Timings: Arrive from 9.45 am talks begin at 10.00 am start - Depart from 3 pm if you’d like to stay and enjoy the atmosphere, either talk more or find a corner for some solitude you are welcome to stay until 4.30 pm. It really is a great space to read or sleep or think. The fire will remain stoked all afternoon and you are free to remain gathered around the table.
• Early Bird Tickets: £105 book before 1st August 2021 - tickets include three course feast and all talks and workshops. There is a limited number of early bird tickets, once they are all sold out you will be able to buy tickets at the standard price. Ticket prices include a £3.00 nonrefundable booking fee.
• Standard Ticket: £115 tickets include three course feast and all talks and workshops. Ticket prices include a £3.00 nonrefundable booking fee.
How to get there:
By Car: parking available on site.
By train: Book a train to Norwich. You can book a taxi to take you straight to the venue (when booking trains please leave plenty of time in case of traffic.)
By Air: You can fly direct from Amsterdam to Norwich which is close by so It is a great place for our Dutch followers to join us. You can book a taxi to take you straight to the venue
Weather policy: This event is all about reconnecting with nature and the elements so much of the day will be outside whatever the weather so please dress sensibly in warm coats and shoes. We will be eating under the rather beautiful canvas tent. If we have to reschedule because of the high winds, we will move your ticket to the new date.
Cancellation policy : No refunds unless exceptional circumstances. Ticket prices include a £3.00 nonrefundable booking fee. We will try to move you to another date and resell your ticket. If for any reason Jolly Allotment Ltd have to cancel the day we will refund you the ticket or give you the option to move to a new date.
Dietary Requirements: I cater for all dietary needs except regrettably Nut allergies, I hate not being able to cater for you nut allergic friends, but my kitchen is completely coeliac friendly and I use a lot of nuts. I know how much havoc trace gluten has on me and I cannot guarantee cross contamination of nuts, I am so sorry!
Food Mannifesto: All the seasonal food will have full provenance. It will be as local and as organic or regenerative as possible, we have the most wonderful farmers here in Yorkshire.
Change of speakers: In exceptional circumstances our speakers may be subject to change but will always be beautiful people with a similar message and experience.
This will be a small intimate gathering; tickets are limited due to expected gathering restrictions. Temperatures will be taken on entry and you will be asked to wash and sanitise your hand regularly. Jolly Allotment Ltd is a registered food business we will be running this event under the governments safe guidelines for gatherings.
Accommodation: If you would like to make a weekend of it. Please let us know on booking and we will send you a list of local accommodation ideas. There will be no on site accommodation at this gathering we will enable you to enjoy the cabin during the day.
We are looking forward to welcoming you. Gathering is a human primal need it is going to be so joyful!
Jolly Allotment Ltd is a sustainable zero waste company. We plough all we can back into the soil to grow our food and recycle and reuse.
A little note of thanks: I am dyslexic so I appreciate your understanding if you see a mistake I have missed. Thank you!