Sheep Shearing 2017

Posted on May 12, 2017 at 1:15 pm

Bill Jones will be running a Sheep Shearing Course, details below.

If anyone is interested in attending please email Katy Newman ( The cost is £50 for non-members and £35 for members. A minimum of 4 people are required to run the course and a deposit of £20 per person is required by Friday 26th May. Confirmation that the course is going ahead will be given on Monday 29th. Details of payment methods will be confirmed by Katy on booking.

Date: Sunday 4th June 2017
Time: 9.30am to 4.00pm

Berridge Lane Farm

Foot wear – Old trainers (not wellies or hard boots)
Clothes – Farm practical clothes /fleece if cool(not overalls)

Please bring plenty of cool and hot drinks and food for a mid day lunch.

The course is quite physically demanding so prepare for hard graft but a rewarding and fun day!

We are informed that the farm do have general public liability insurance but there is no specific cover for the course so individuals may purchase their own personal insurance should they so wish.

Please note that it may be necessary to cancel the course at short notice if the weather is inclement and the sheep are too soggy!