Facilitators

Jamie Catto

Founding member of Faithless and creator of the much lauded 1 Giant Leap films and albums, Jamie Catto leads uniquely transformative workshops and one-on-one …

Zoe Adjonyoh

Zoe Adjonyoh is on a mission to bring African food to the masses. Born to a Ghanaian father and Irish mother, the writer and cook …

Simon Cohen

After setting up the PR agency Global Tolerance in 2003, aged 24, Simon Cohen grew the company to become the world’s leading agency in …

Louise Gray

Louise Gray is an author and journalist based in Scotland. She writes regularly for The Guardian, The Telegraph and Scottish Field. Louise is interested …

7th Rise

7th Rise is a woodland school with a difference, providing the most authentic wild experiences in a perfectly secluded, hidden Cornish location next to …

Jake Tyler

In February 2018, Jake Tyler completed a challenge he set himself to travel 3000 miles on foot around mainland Britain. Jake wanted to demonstrate …

Mac Macartney

Mac Macartney, is an international speaker, writer and change-maker. Mentored by indigenous people over many years, he has acquired profound and original insights into …

Jamie Pike

Jamie is a mentor, facilitator and social entrepreneur who has spent the last ten years building human scale businesses that put values at their heart. He co-founded Coexist …

Simone Venner

Simone Venner is a London-based registered holistic nutritionist and yoga instructor. Simone has hosted an array of nutritional workshops at some of the biggest festivals and exhibitions across Europe. …

Lia Leendertz

Lia Leendertzis an award-winning garden and food writer. She writes a weekly column for the Telegraph, a monthly column for The Garden magazine and a long-running series …

Living Alive

Elle and Rupert founded Living Alive to offer unique, purpose-driven adventures which benefit both people and planet. Individuals, groups and organisations are taken right …

Adam Wilder

Adam is an intimacy expert who has spent the last 20 years exploring human connection in all its various forms. His fascination is in …

Emma Woolf

Emma Woolf is a writer, former columnist for The Times and Newsweek, and co-presenter on Channel 4’s Supersize vs Superskinny. Having studied English at Oxford University, she …

Tom Hunt

Tom Hunt is an award-winning chef, food writer, food-waste campaigner, author of The Natural Cook and ambassador for the Soil Association and Fairtrade. Tom …

Kim Ingleby

Kim is known as the Mind Body Ninja, helping you overcome fear, embracing your dreams with courage. She founded Energised Performance in 2004,  helping clients …

Katie Maggs

Katie Maggs is an all year-round open water swimmer, swimming at dawn each morning at Battery Rocks in Penzance, Cornwall. After her own personal experience …

Mya-Rose Craig

Mya-Rose Craig is a 16-year-old birder who lives near Bristol. Her blog, Birdgirl (2.5 million views) is where she writes about birds, wildlife, conservation …

Polly Barsby

After training and working with Theatre in Prisons and Probation (TIPP), Polly went on to work with young people – setting up drama clubs for children …

Carly Wilkinson

Carly Wilkinson created Project HB – an award-winning blog and fitness review site – in 2013. Carly runs fun, accessible and body-positive fitness classes …

Alan Heeks

Alan is a natural happiness writer, group leader and social entrepreneur with a passion for wellbeing, resilience and learning from nature. He’s been running …

Saf Nazeer

Saf Nazeer is co-founder of Helpfulpeeps, a platform for peer-to-peer help that has enabled thousands to find help from people in their local community. In …

Martin Burns

Martin puts it best himself! “I was born in Royal Leamington Spa and the fact that I still call it Royal Leamington Spa might …

Niki Powell

Anyone who’s been to Niki Powell’s wildly popular Bristol classes knows how much fun she injects into her workouts. Whether you’re working up a …

Steven Lamb

Steven Lamb is a linchpin of Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s River Cottage operation and has been for more than a decade. He teaches on several courses …

Phil Haughton

Phil is one of those pioneer sorts that comes along once in a while, passionate about his cause, abounding with energy and committed to …

Dr Lucy Loveday

Dr Lucy Loveday (MBchB, MRCGP PGcert Clinical Education) is a GP, Training Programme Director and Director of The British Society of Lifestyle Medicine. She …

Lauren Lovatt

Lauren Lovatt is a passionate plant-based chef. Having run vegan restaurant Asparagasm in the cotswolds for some years, she’s most recently been traveling the …

Mike Zeidler

Mike Zeidler is co-founder of Bristol’s Happy City Initiative, one of the most well-known wellbeing research centres in the world. He has worked in …

Jo Priest

Jo Priest is an educator, activist, aspiring writer and musician from Bristol who has a keen interest in all things happiness related. She has worked …

Amber Cowburn

Amber is an unwavering mental health advocate and Founding Trustee of The Invictus Trust: a charity which aims to raise awareness & support teenagers …

Sophie Bolton

With eight years of experience as a facilitator of yoga and dance for adults and children with ‘special’ and ‘typical’ needs and her more …

Sarah Davenport

Sara Davenport is one of the UK’s top health entrepreneurs, philanthropists and campaigners. She is the inspirational founder of the Breast Cancer Haven charity, which …

Rosa Sommer Martin

Rosa is motivated by authenticity and action.  She is the co-founder of Find Space Collective, the ‘have-less-live-more’ initiative exploring human relationships to time, technology …

Dr Alan Kellas

Alan Kellas spent over 20 years as psychiatrist working within the NHS, predominantly in community psychiatry for people with learning disabilities in the Avon …

Chris Salisbury

Chris founded WildWise, an outdoor education and training company, in 1999 after many years working as an education officer for Devon Wildlife Trust. With …

Tim Weeks

Tim Weeks is London’s ‘go to’ movement expert for his revolutionary perspective on fitness. His background as a professional Olympic athlete and coach combined …

Richard Loizou

Rich is a nature connection and land-based learning facilitator with a love of communal living and interpersonal dynamics. He is constantly learning and sees …

Caspar Walsh

Caspar’s journey through life and work is guided by a passion and belief that creative expression, nature connection and mindfulness lay the foundations for …

Kate Maryon

Kate studies human nature through a number of disciplines and her work in this field has become an amalgamation of these, the focus being …

Roma Norris

Roma is a birthworker, mother of two, ritualkeeper, parenting activist, facilitator and Hand in Hand Parenting consultant: She is inspired by listening, connection, intimacy and community. She specialises …

Sue Brayne

Sue Brayne is the author of The D-Word: Talking About Dying. She co-authored with Dr Peter Fenwick  Nearing The End Of Life: A Guide …

Faith Morton

Faith has a background in complimentary health and herbal medicine, and has been enjoying using and learning about essential oils for over 20 years. …

James Hitchen

James is a Mental Health & Wellbeing Campaigner. James has first-hand experience of the pressures we all face within our busy lives. James suffers …

Sam Bleakley

Sam Bleakley is a presenter, writer and former multiple European Longboard Champion from Sennen, Cornwall. Sam hosts the live broadcast for the World Surf …

Katie Finch

Katie Finch is the co-founder and managing director of Freedom of Mind Festival. The Freedom of Mind Festival is aimed at encouraging people to speak …

Amanda Hall

Amanda Hall is a HCPC Registered and BPS Chartered Psychologist with 30 years experience in the NHS as a consultant and executive. In her …

Will Gethin

As a holistic explorer and travel writer, Will has explored many edge-of-the-world frontiers on a quest for enlivened living. He is the founder of …

Sarah Samuel

Sarah is a writer, coach, workshop leader and expert on creativity. During her career in management consultancy, it was through crafting that Sarah grew …

Tara Young

Tara Young established a new Early Years setting in 2010, The Willow Tree Kindergarten in Bristol, and was the Chair of Trustees for 6 …

Amanda Winwood

From the heart of Cornwall, Amanda has pioneered ethical and organic skincare and wellness within spa, hospitality and retail for over 15 years. Made for Life …

Geoff Smith

Recently interviewed on BBC One, Geoff Smith is a visionary headteacher and speaker who has developed innovative solutions to improve children’s character development . …

Joy Hibbins

Joy Hibbins runs a Suicide Crisis Centre in Gloucestershire. She is an Oxford University graduate who experienced suicidal crisis in 2012. Unable to find the …

Dr Mel McCree

Mel McCree is an ecological educator, researcher and artist. Based at Bath Spa University, Mel is a renowned academic scholar of forest school and outdoor …

Rhys Jenkins

Rhys is a facilitator with Changes Bristol – a mental health charity that provides weekly mutual peer support meetings for those in mental distress. …

Traci Lewis

Traci has developed and delivered many successful environmental and sustainability change programmes with a diverse range of people from organic farmers to Local Authorities …

Philippa Bayley

Philippa is a neuroscientist, communicator, research manager and artist.  She became interested in how we talk about death and dying when her mother was …

Joe Hoare

Joe is a laughter yoga specialist. He’s been running laughter yoga sessions for organisations, groups and individuals since 2003, which is  also when he …

Dr Matthew Jones

Matthew Jones is an associate professor at the University of the West of England working on the boundaries between sustainable food and public health. …

Carolyn Eeles

As a panelist on Bringing Death Into Life panel, Carolyn brings her understanding and insight into bereavement from her counselling with Cruse, the national …

Neil Morbey

Neil is a mindfulness practitioner, dancer, rock climber and fool. His philosophy is to combine playfulness and presence to be the change you love …

Emma Palmer

Emma works as a Wild therapist, body psychotherapist, supervisor, facilitator, and author in Bristol. Inspired by therapy work and her long term Buddhist practice, …

Cat Taylor

Cat is a personal trainer and happiness coach who loves to move, laugh, eat cake and help other people find their sparkle. Informed by …

Hannah Braye

Hannah Braye is a Registered Nutritionist (mBANT). She runs her own Nutritional Therapy practice, the Bristol-based ‘Fine Feather Nutrition’ and she also works with …

Carolyn Eeles

Carolyn brings to the panel her understanding and insight into bereavement from her counselling with Cruse, the national bereavement charity, as well as through …

Crayfish Bob

Crayfish Bob has done all the normal life stuff: slept in Lemmy’s bed, photographed Baldric naked in his basement, been arrested in Piccadilly Circus …

Darren Gibbs

Darren is one of the few fully certified Clinical Somatic Educators in Europe. He is also a yoga teacher with more than 20 years …

Ruth Davey

Ruth is photographer, facilitator, speaker, creative thinker, collaborator and mother. Her business, Look Again, unites photography, mindfulness and nature to help people slow down, …

Tara Young

Tara Young set up the Steiner Academy Bristol in 2015, and taught its first Year 7 Class through to the beginning of their GCSEs. …

Susan Richardson

Susan Richardson is a poet, performer and educator whose fourth collection of poetry, ‘Words the Turtle Taught Me’, themed around endangered marine species, has …

Aanchal Gupta

Aanchal Gupta is a dancer, instructor, choreographer, performer and founder with over six years experience performing, choreographing and teaching Bollywood and other Indian folk …

Vicky Chanin

Vicky is a Therapeutic Wellbeing Practitioner, teacher and school governor with over a decade’s worth of experience in both primary and secondary education.  She specialises …

Dr Paul Redford

Dr Paul Redford is an Associate Professor at the University of the West of England. He is co-director of the MSc Occupational Psychology and …

Ash Bond

Ash Bond AKA Flying Monkey Yoga is a yoga teacher and writer based in Bristol. Her classes are wildly popular and encompass a wide …

Mel Skinner

Teaching since 2014, Mel teaches classes, workshops and retreats to groups and works one-to-one with clients suffering with anxiety, PTSD, depression, stress, low self …

Fay Rosamond

Heavily influenced by her background as a dancer, performer and bodyworker, Fay teaches a deeply dynamic flow within the tradition of Tantric Philosophy. Her …

Dr Liz Jenkinson

Dr Liz Jenkinson is a Senior Lecturer at the University of the West of England (UWE), Chartered Psychologist (AFBPS) and a HCPC registered Practitioner …

Samya Sarfarez

Samya is a Medical Student at the University of Bristol. She’s volunteered with Off the Record Bristol as a Young Advisor and is now working …

Rory Viggers

Many years of yoga self-practice (and too much tea!) has kept Rory grounded. Rory now shares his experience of self-empowerment, self-purpose and self-reflection with …

Emma Palmer

Emma Palmer works as a wild therapist, body psychotherapist, supervisor, facilitator and author of three books. Inspired by therapy work and long term Buddhist …

Michéal Connors

Michéal is an eco-psychologist, mountain leader and holistic health and wellbeing professional.  He is a qualified psychotherapist, supervisor and lecturer. He taught counselling and psychotherapy …

Lotti Maddox

Lotti is a classically trained ballerina who specialises in heavy weapon stage combat! Her unique Barre workout is both graceful and gladiatorial, inspiring you to …

Joy Hibbins

Joy Hibbins runs the Suicide Crisis Centre in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. An Oxford University graduate who experienced a suicidal crisis herself in 2012, she was …

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