Conference Report: Jon Finch Attends ENCOUNTER Network Conference in Denmark

Posted on 30 September 2017

International Conference on European Country House and Estate Research with focus on landscapes, families, sustainability and heritage challenges across the region

Jon Finch has just returned from a conference of ENCOUNTER (European Country House and Estate Research) Network in Denmark where he chaired a session. The international conference at Gammel Estrup near Aarhus heard papers on manor houses in the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Finland and the UK and sessions focused on landscapes, families, sustainability and heritage challenges across the region. The conference was addressed by the Danish Minister for Culture, Mette Bock, and Jon was interviewed by the Danish media about the historic links between the UK and Northern Europe.