Hedgelaying - Beginners Course



Spend a day learning the traditional rural skill of hedge laying. Set in the wonderful Worcestershire countryside, this hands-on, practical course will take you step-by-step through the process of how to lay a living hedge. After a brief introduction, it will be straight into the action as you're taught how to prepare the hedge, select and cut your pleachers, stake the hedge and then finally...apply the binders. Your instructor, David, is accredited by the National Hedgelaying Society and has over 12 years experience in this historic countryside craft.

What's included in the price?

All tools and materials are provided Please bring warm clothes, waterproofs, drinks and a packed lunch. Sturdy footwear is also recommended


6 hours

Cancellation policy

Medium - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 4 weeks before the course starts


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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Mother's Day
  • Christmas
  • Parking provided
  • Easter
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Father's Day
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Yes, there is parking available on site.

No. This course is suitable for complete beginners to hedgelaying.


Hill Court Farm Nature Reserve, Longdon, Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, GL20 6BD