National Hedgelaying Society

NHLS Diary of Events and Courses

(Click on any of the diary entries to see more details)

March 2017
Wed 01
Thu 02
Fri 03
Sat 04

BHHA "Skills of the Hills" Hedgelaying Competition

LWHLA Grand Prix Competition. Forest of Bowland

Friends of Ashington Woods Hedgelaying Competition

Sun 05
Mon 06
Tue 07
Wed 08

WBHS Wrington & Burrington Hedge Laying Match

Thu 09
Fri 10
Sat 11

CCB Hedgelaying Training Course (2 days)

Sun 12
Mon 13
Tue 14
Wed 15
Thu 16
Fri 17
Sat 18

Cotley Hunt Hedgelaying Competition

Sun 19

Dorset YFC Hedgelaying Competition

HEHLG Improvers Day

Mon 20
Tue 21
Wed 22
Thu 23
Fri 24
Sat 25


Sun 26
Mon 27
Tue 28
Wed 29
Thu 30
Fri 31

Blackdown Hills Hedge Association

Date: 04 March 2017

Location: TBC

Start: 09:00, Finish: 17:00


The "Skills of the Hills" is hedgelaying competition (Devon style) with many other activities and attarctions included.

See for more details

Lancs. & Westmorland Hedge Laying Association

Date: 04 March 2017

Location: TBA

Further details from Ann Kendal on 01539 824276 or

Date: 04 March 2017

Location: Ashington Community Woods, Lintonville Terrace, Ashington, Northumberland NE63 9JX

Contact David Boyson on 07771 721573 for details

Wrington & Burrington Hedging Society

Date: 08 March 2017

Location: Freemans Farm, Barrow Gurney BS48 3SR

Start: 09:30, Finish: 15:30


North Somerset style hedgelaying competition

Cotswold AONB Conservation Board

Date: 11 March 2017

Location: Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire

Training Style: Midland

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Cotley Harriers

Date: 18 March 2017

Location: TBC

Devon style hedgelaying competition.

Date: 19 March 2017

Location: Haywood Park Farm, Glanvilles Wootton, Sherborne DT9 5QJ

Start: 10:00, Finish: 15:00



Contact Miss Bethany Mitchell, Hartmoor Farm, Pulham, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7ED or alternatively

Heart of England Hedge Laying Group

Date: 19 March 2017

Location: Sibson to Sheepy Magna Road - CV9 3RE

This will take the form of a match in which Champions will be paired with less experienced hedge layers wishing to improve their skills. For further details please contact Rob Thompson 07788882844 Derrick Hale 01332 761903/01335 370686

National Hedgelaying Society

Date: 25 March 2017

Location: St Andrews Church Hall, Barnt Green, Birmingham B45 8NR

Start: 10:00

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