Learn traditional Hedge Laying

Saturday 26th November 2022 09:00 - Sunday 27th November 2022 15:30

Join Bedfordshire hedge laying expert Paul Blissett for this 2-day course learning the traditional art of hedge laying, acquiring the techniques used to lay a section of hedgerow at our Sandy Smith Nature Reserve in Clophill. Paul will be assisted by Greensand Trust Ranger Jamie Proud (First Aider).

This training session is aimed at anyone with an interest in their local environment and conservation.

  • Bring a packed lunch and refreshments
  • All necessary tools and other safety equipment including gloves will be provided by The Greensand Trust.
  • No toilet facilities on site, but the WWC toilets are available 10 mins drive from SSNR
  • Wear suitable clothing and footwear for working outdoors with thorny material

Course cost: £150 for the 2-day course, discounted to £125 if you work or volunteer for a Conservation Charity.

Funding for this event is provided by the Greensand Country Landscape Partnership funded by National Lottery players.