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Hedge Laying at Shady Oak, SUC


Reference: OPP0004625

Activities: Practical

Starts: Anytime

Shropshire Union Canal

We are about to begin our winter hedge laying programme and we have works to carryout in the picturesque canal area within sight of Beeston Castle. We are onsite every Wednesday of the month from 2nd November. 9.30 am till 4pm so come along and get involved.


Volunteering on the towpath is a great way to get outside, get some exercise, meet new friends and really make a difference to your community.

Skills required

There are no skills required for this task and all safety procedures and work instructions will be given on the day; you just need to be willing to get stuck in and get dirty. We advise that you wear old clothes appropriate for the weather conditions and protective footwear if you have some.

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