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Wimpole Estate - Wool Shearing Course

For those people thinking of acquiring sheep or having a small flock of sheep this course will give you the confidence to tackle sheep shearing with traditional blades. The course content includes how to sharpen and use the shears, how to handle the sheep ready for shearing, how to wrap the fleece and grade the wool, how to trim the feet and age the sheep - and at the end of the day you can take home the fleece you. Booking Essential. Phone: 0844 2491895.
A National Trust Event - Start 10:00. End 16:00. Check Website for Admission Charges. Refreshments included. The course takes place at Wimpole Home Farm. Please arrive at 9.30am for a prompt 10am start. Check website for latest information. Tea, coffee and lunch are provided at the Farm Cafe.
Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston, Cambridgeshire SG8 0BW
Sat 20 May 2017
Contact telephone: 0844 249 1895 - NT Central Box Office. Call to check latest times or cancellations.
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