Wool Shearing Course

For those people thinking of acquiring sheep or having a small flock of sheep this course will give you the confidence to tackle sheep shearing with traditional blades.

  • Booking essential

The course content includes how to sharpen and use the shears, how to handle the sheep ready for shearing, how to wrap the fleece and grade the wool, how to trim the feet and age the sheep - and at the end of the day you can take home the fleece you have sheared from the sheep!

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Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £90.00
    includes tea, coffee and lunch

The basics

Booking details
Call 0844 2491895
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
The course takes place at Wimpole Home Farm. Please arrive at 9.30am for a prompt 10am start
What to bring and wear
Wear old clothes and sensible footwear
Other
Tea, coffee and lunch are provided at the Farm Cafe

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
28 May 2016 10:00 - 16:00

Contact Info

Name
NT Central Box Office
Email
ticketingsupport@iristicketing.co.uk
Telephone
Call 0844 249 1895

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