National Hedgelaying Society

NHLS Diary of Events and Courses

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

October 2018
Mon 01
Tue 02
Wed 03

Brailsford & District Annual Match

Thu 04
Fri 05
Sat 06

BHHA Hedgelaying Training Course

Burton District Ploughing Match

Sun 07
Mon 08
Tue 09
Wed 10
Thu 11
Fri 12

Durham Hedgelaying Competition

Sat 13

DRST Hedgesteeping Competition

Scottish Hedgelaying Competition

Hedgelaying Training Course

Sun 14

North East Hedgelaying Society Competition

Mon 15

Hedgelaying Training Course (5 days)

Tue 16
Wed 17
Thu 18
Fri 19
Sat 20

"Hedges & Hurdles" Hedgelaying Training Course (2 days)

Quorn Hunt Hedgelaying Competition

HOEHLG Introduction to Hedge Laying Course (2 days)

Sun 21
Mon 22
Tue 23
Wed 24
Thu 25
Fri 26
Sat 27

NHLS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Sun 28
Mon 29
Tue 30
Wed 31

Brailsford & District Ploughing and Hedgecutting Society

Date: 03 October 2018

Location: White Meadows Farm, Moor Lane, Osmaston, Ashbourne DE6 1NA

Contact: George Spencer 01335 370158

See www.brailsfordploughingmatch.org.uk for more details

Blackdown Hills Hedge Association

Date: 06 October 2018

Location: Yarcombe, East Devon

Start: 09:00, Finish: 16:00

Training Style: Devon

"Hands on" hedgelaying course in the Devon style.

See bhha.info/pg/hlc/main.aspx for more details

Staffordshire & Birmingham Agricultural Society

Date: 06 October 2018

Location: Dunstall Cross DE13 8BJ

Contact K. Tomlinson 01283 820012

See www.staffscountyshowground.co.uk/members-area/district-ploughing-and-hedge-laying-competitions/ for more details

Durham Hedgerow Partnership

Date: 12 October 2018

Location: Woodlands Hall Farm, Knitsley, Consett, DH8 9EY

Any style can be cut provided finished hedge is at least 3’ 6” high

To enter please request an entry form from landscape@durham.gov.uk or telephone 03000 267 143

See www.durham.gov.uk/haw for more details

Devon Rural Skills Trust

Date: 13 October 2018

Location: East Fingle Farm, Drewsteignton

Start: 09:00, Finish: 17:00

Devon Style hedgesteeping (laying) competition

See www.drst.org.uk for more details

Date: 13 October 2018

Location: Furlongs Farm, Ancrum, Jedburgh TD8 6UY

Info

Contact: Jamie Scott on 01835 830228
Email: j-g-scott@supanet.com

Date: 13 October 2018

Location: Wintershill Estate, Twyford, Hampshire SO21 1EX

Training Style: South of England

One day introductory course
Contact Chris Sparkes: hedgesparrow54@yahoo.com

North East Hedgelaying Society

Date: 14 October 2018

Location: Thistleyhaugh Farm, Longhorsley, Morpeth ,Northumberland NE65 8RG.

Info

Contact: David Boyson on 07771 721573

Date: 15 October 2018

Location: Wintershill Estate, Twyford, Hampshire SO21 1EX

Training Style: South of England

Week long follow up course to the introductory day on 13/8/18
Contact Chris Sparkes: hedgesparrow54@yahoo.com

Hedges & Hurdles

Date: 20 October 2018

Location: New Pond Farm, Reigate

Start: 09:00, Finish: 16:00

Training Style: South of England

Training in the South of England style plus Midland style training for experienced Hedgelayers who wish to try a different style!

See hedgesandhurdles.com/hedgelaying-training-courses/ for more details

Quorn Hunt

Date: 20 October 2018

Location: Widmerpool, Leics.

Further details to follow

See www.quorn-hunt.co.uk/qhhedgelaying.html for more details

Heart of England Hedge Laying Group

Date: 20 October 2018

Location: Adventure Farm, Postern Road, Burton on Trent, Staffs. DE13 9SJ

Training Style: Derbyshire

For further details and to book a place please contact:
Giles Bennett: gsb34@icloud.com

See www.hoehlg.co.uk for more details

National Hedgelaying Society

Date: 27 October 2018

Location: Lark Rise Farm, Barton, Cambridgeshire CB23 7AR

Start: 09:00, Finish: 17:30

National Hedgelaying Championship