Scything & Rural Crafts Weekend

A weekend celebrating scything and rural crafts including rural skills courses, stalls and displays, culminating in the Eastern Counties scything competition on Sunday.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

A weekend celebrating scything and rural crafts including rural skills courses, stalls and displays, culminating in the Eastern Counties scything competition on Sunday.

The basics

Suitability
Dogs on leads are welcome.
Meeting point
The Scything and rural crafts weekend is taking place in the parkland in the Folly field.
Accessibility
Not suitable for wheelchair users as uneven terrain

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
25 June 2016 10:00 - 17:00
26 June 2016 10:00 - 17:00

Contact Info

Name
Administration
Email
wimpolehall@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01223 206000

Upcoming events

Introduction to Running- every Thursday

Thu 11 Feb 2016
09:30-10:30
If you are completely new to running, looking to ease yourself back into exercise or training for a Parkrun or Race for Life this is the perfect group for you!

Scene: a new way of looking

Sat 13 Feb 2016
10:30-17:00
Celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown with major contemporary installation by NEON, an award-winning design practice that seeks to explore new territories between architecture, design and art.

Nordic Walking - four week course

Sun 28 Feb 2016
10:00-11:00
Join qualified British Nordic Walking instructor Mandy Coar for an hour long Nordic walking four week course to master the basics.

Wimpole Spring Concert Season: Clare Deniz and Raymond Burley

Fri 04 Mar 2016
20:00-22:00
A rare opportunity to hear a guitar and cello ensemble in the magnificent setting of Wimpole Hall's Long Gallery. There will be a chance to look round the Ground Floor after hours and talk to our knowledgeable room guides. Interval drinks included.

Night Run, Wimpole Estate - 2km and 7km Run

Sat 12 Mar 2016
18:15-19:15
Discover Wimpole Estate in a whole new light

Wimpole After Dark

Sat 12 Mar 2016
18:30-21:30
An exciting night time event with live music from jazz and blues band The Accidentalists and a choice of exclusive tours in the house, gardens, and parkland, taking place alongside our Night Run, see www.nationaltrust.org.uk/nightrun