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Open Daily 10am - 5pm

01588 676060     info@shropshirehillsdiscoverycentre.co.uk

Events

Event - Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting

Become confident in cutting up your own wood

This course covers maintenance of your chainsaw (including sharpening), operator safety, safety clothing and risk assessments. Find out how to start and operate your saw safely. It will also cover round timber cross-cutting techniques of pre-cut timber up to guide bar. The course would suit people who want to be confident cutting up their own wood and who do not require a qualification. You will need your own Chainsaw safety clothing; helmet, gloves, trousers and Chainsaw footwear. Peter lectures in Forestry at Hereford and Ludlow College.

9.30 am to 4.00 pm  Cost: £70

Booking is essential

 

Dates

From: 30th September 2017
To: 30th September 2017

Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting

Meet The Mammoth

Get up close & personal

Meet our larger than life Shropshire mammoth

Find out about the chilling Ice Age and meet our mammoth – a full size replica of the skeleton found at Condover, near Shrewsbury.

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Café

Frothy coffees & Shropshire cream teas

Perfect when the sun is shining

Our delicious home-cooked meals are prepared using local produce to bring you a true taste of the Shropshire Landscape, with Sunday lunches a speciality.

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Events

Family friendly events and activities

From slime making to fairy cakes, we have a party to suit everyone!

Have you ever been up close to a Barn Owl, seen a water-nymph, made a willow nest or prepared to hunt for a Mammoth? If not, now is your chance!

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Onny Meadow

30 acres beside the River Onny

Well signposted for gentle strolls

FREE ENTRANCE to 30 acres of riverside paths, wild flowers and woodland all in the shadow of an Iron Age hillfort.

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Upcoming Events...

30 Sep

Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting

Become confident in cutting up your own wood

30 Sep

Discovery Club – Pond Dipping

Explore the amazing underwater world.

01 Oct

Become a Habitat Helper!

Why not join in with the voluntary group, the first Sunday of every month.

05 Oct

Thai Cookery Course

Learn to cook Delicious Thai Vegetarian Cuisine.

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Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre is operated by Grow Cook Learn, a registered charity, connecting people to the food, history and landscape of the Shropshire Hills, providing opportunities to local people and visitors to learn and discover.
Registered Charity in England Number 1158795