Give Cornish hedging a go

Have you ever wondered how Cornish hedges are built? Well here's your chance to try your hand at this traditional skill working to repair some historic field boundaries.

  • Booking essential
  • Free event

We'll be at Dannonchapel, near Delabole. No experience required, all tools and tuition provided.

The basics

Booking details
Call 01208 863821
Places are limited so please call the rangers to confirm arrangements and where to meet.
Suitability
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
What to bring and wear
Just bring sturdy footwear, clothing suitable for the weather and that you don't mind getting muddy. Bring lunch and snacks to keep you going.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
10 March 2018 10:00 - 15:00 Available

Contact Info

Name
Tom Sparkes
Email
tom.sparkes@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01208 863821

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