What's on in the countryside

Discover our growing variety of seasonal events happening across Surrey's countryside:

2023


FebruaryHedge laying courses in Norbury Park 2

Hedge laying Course in Norbury Park

Hedges and Hurdles Country Skills and Crafts provide Hedge laying and Coppicing Training throughout the coppicing season between October and March each year.

  • Date: Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 February
  • Place: Norbury Park, KT22 9DX
  • Time: 9am to 4pm.

If you are interested in this course, please visit the Hedges and Hurdles website Introduction to Hedge laying Training Course


MarchA new hedge being created

Hedge laying Course in Norbury Park

Hedges and Hurdles Country Skills and Crafts provide Hedge laying and Coppicing Training throughout the coppicing season between October and March each year.

  • Date: Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 March
  • Place: Norbury Park, KT22 9DX
  • Time: 9am to 4pm.

If you are interested in this course, please visit the Hedges and Hurdles website Introduction to Hedge laying Training Course


April

Easter Holiday Wildlife Workshops

Join Surrey author, Lucy Reynolds, for a hedgehog themed workshop and interactive storytime where she will read her 'Hedgehogs Don't Live in the City!' story book. Storytime will be followed by a fun filled craft workshop before heading outdoors to join the Surrey Hills Society who will be on hand to show how they monitor and track this rare, distinctive, and endangered creature.

  • Date: Tuesday 4 April
  • Place: Newlands Corner Discovery Centre
  • Time: 11am to 12 noon and 1.30pm to 2.30pm
  • Cost: £9.50 per child (which includes a a signed copy of Hedgehogs Don't Live in the City! (RRP £7.99). Adults go free!

To book your space on the workshop please visit the Surrey Hills Society website