National Hedgelaying Society

NHLS Diary of Events and Courses

(Click on any of the diary entries to see more details)

March 2020
Sun 01
Mon 02
Tue 03
Wed 04
Thu 05

Barnsley Rights of Way Hedgelaying Course

Fri 06
Sat 07

BHHA "Skills of the Hills" *** CANCELLED ***

Sun 08
Mon 09
Tue 10
Wed 11
Thu 12
Fri 13
Sat 14

Wrington & Burrington Hedging Match

Sun 15

LWHLA Hy Fly Hedgelaying Competition *** CANCELLED ***

Mon 16
Tue 17
Wed 18
Thu 19
Fri 20
Sat 21

Ashington Hedgelaying Competition *** CANCELLED ***

Cotley Harriers Hedgelaying Competition *** CANCELLED ***

Sun 22
Mon 23
Tue 24

HEHLG Open Meeting *** POSTPONED ***

Wed 25
Thu 26
Fri 27
Sat 28
Sun 29
Mon 30
Tue 31

Barnsley Rights of Way

Date: 05 March 2020

Location: Elsecar, near Barnsley

Start: 08:30, Finish: 16:00

Course is free but bring you own cake! (tea supplied).
Tools will be available but but please bring your own if you have some.
For more details ring Shara on 01226 772696 or 07786 525942 or contact Jasper Prachek on 07796 502100

Blackdown Hills Hedge Association

Date: 07 March 2020

Location: Regency House, Hemyock EX15 3RQ

Start: 09:00, Finish: 17:00

Cancelled due to ground conditions (sorry).

See for more details

Wrington & Burrington Hedging Society

Date: 14 March 2020

Location: TBC

Start: 09:00, Finish: 14:30


North Somerset style hedgelaying competition.
More details from Clive Bethell:

Lancs & Westmorland Hedgelaying Association

Date: 15 March 2020

Location: Hi Fly Game Hatchery, Pilling Lane, Preesall FY6 0HH

Event cancelled due to site conditions.
Contact Ann Kendal:

North East Hedgelaying Society

Date: 21 March 2020

Location: Ashington Community Woods NE63 9JX

Start: 08:30, Finish: 15:00


Contact David Boyson: 07771 721573

Cotley Harriers

Date: 21 March 2020

Location: TBC

Start: 09:00, Finish: 14:45

Sorry but this event has been cancelled due to corona virus.

Contact Roger Parris (

Heart of England Hedge Laying Group

Date: 24 March 2020

Location: National Forest Youth Hostel, Moira, DE12 6BD

The Heart of England Hedge Laying Group invite members and friends to an OPEN MEETING on Tuesday March 24th to be held at National Forest Youth Hostel, Moira, DE12 6BD.
As we reach the end of another season this gives an opportunity to reflect on the highs and lows of the past year and to discuss plans for the future, both of hedge laying in general and the group itself.
For more details or to book a place, please contact Bill Piper:

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