Val-Kirby 150x200Email: valgkirby@gmail.com

Val Kirby is a landscape architect and town planner, with a research background in cultural heritage policy.  She works on a pro bono basis for several organisations.  This involves: managing a major project for the Cotswold Canals Trust, preparing a multi-million pound Heritage Lottery Fund bid for the restoration of the next phase of the Cotswold Canals;  chairing the Enjoying and Appreciating Sub Committee of the Cotswolds AONB Conservation Board; being a member of the Landscape Institute’s Policy and Communications Committee, with a special interest in health and wellbeing.