Introduction to Coppicing workshop

This practical day is with our expert ranger in our woods and see first hand the benefits of this traditional rural craft

  • Booking essential

Learn about the history of coppicing, tool selection and safe use, cutting stools, basic processing of wood for products and wildlife benefits.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • Adult £80.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Booking fee included in price
Suitability
Not suitable for children
Assistance dogs are welcome.
Meeting point
The workshop will take place on the Coleshill Estate. Meet at the National Trust Estate Office in Coleshill, use SN6 7PT on your sat nav to find us. Arrive by 8.45 am for a prompt 9 am start.
What to bring and wear
Tools and materials are provided. This workshop takes place outside so please dress for the weather. Bring a strong pair of thorn proof gloves and wear sturdy footwear.
Accessibility
This workshop will involve some tree cutting, although you will be able to go at your own pace once you are set up
Other
No toilets on site but they will be available at the beginning and end of the day (there are plenty of trees!)

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
26 October 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Cancelled
16 November 2019 09:00 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Joe Mayled
Email
joe.mayled@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01793 762209

Upcoming events

Introduction to Coppicing workshop

Sat 26 Oct 2019
09:00-16:00
This practical day is with our expert ranger in our woods and see first hand the benefits of this traditional rural craft

Flower Filled Pumpkins & Squashes Workshop

Sun 27 Oct 2019
13:30-16:00
Using seasonal flowers, berries and foliage you will create one large filled pumpkin and several smaller squashes. A flower friendly alternative to Halloween decorations!

Autumn Half Term Scavenger Hunt at Badbury Woods

Mon 28 Oct 2019
11:00-14:00
Join us on a Scavenger Hunt at Badbury during half term. See if you can be a nature detective....

Coleshill Critters November 2019

Tue 05 Nov 2019
10:30-11:30
Come and join our outdoor toddler and preschool group for nature lovers and woodland adventurers in the countryside around Coleshill. Accompanying adults with the Critter at all times whilst being part of the group.

Coleshill Second World War Walks Autumn 2019

Mon 11 Nov 2019
13:00-15:00
Discover Coleshill's hidden Second World War history on this informative walk through village, woods and parkland at the home of the British Resistance.

Festive Table Centre Flower Workshop

Sun 08 Dec 2019
10:30-12:00
During the morning you will create a floral table centre, with a central candle and seasonal flowers, berries and foliage – perfect for your Christmas table.