Hedge Laying Courses 2018

An introduction to hedge laying using axes and billhooks where you will learn how to lay a Midland style hedge.

  • Booking essential

The course content includes the proper use of hand tools, side up and remove unwanted branches and stems on the hedge, cut and lay the pleachers with axe and hand saw, how to stake the laid hedge, and how to bind the stakes with withies


Event ticket prices
  • Adult £90.00
    Tea, coffee and lunch included

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Not suitable for children
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
Meet at the Rangers Workshop at Cobbs Wood Farm, use SG8 0BP on sat nav .
What to bring and wear
Wear warm clothing and sturdy footwear. Lunch will be provided at Home Farm. Tea and coffee at the Rangers workshop before we start


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
20 October 2018 10:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

NT Central Box Office
Call 0844 249 1895

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Sat 21 Jul 2018
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Sun 22 Jul 2018
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Tue 24 Jul 2018
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Tue 24 Jul 2018
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Wimpole's Wednesday Walk

Wed 25 Jul 2018
Join us for a different walk each week, showing off some of the best views, woodland paths and secret seats in and around Wimpole's parkland.

Sundown Cinema: Brave

Fri 27 Jul 2018
Bring a picnic and relax in the beautiful gardens at Wimpole to enjoy this great film brought to you by Sundown Cinema. Films will be shown on a special daytime LED screen. Booking via Sundown Cinema www.sundowncinema.co.uk or 0333 666 3366