PLEASE NOTE:- All dates below are correct but venues may change so please CHECK HERE FOR UPDATES.
PRACTICE MEET VENUES
PLEASE NOTE for sat nav users :- The postcodes given are those of the nearest properties to our working sites not the actual site itself – but they are not far away.
- ROUNDHILL FARM, DOBCROSS OL3 5QJ
- RIDGE FARM, RIDGE LANE, DIGGLE OL3 5LR
- BURNEDGE BENT FARM, BURNEDGE LANE, GRASSCROFT OL4 4EB
January 12th – Practice Meet at Ridge Farm, Diggle
February 9th – Practice Meet at Round Hill Farm, Dob cross -CANCELLED DUE TO BAD WEATHER
March 8th – Practice Meet at Ridge Farm, Diggle
March 12th – Branch Meeting at The Cross Keys, Uppermill 7:30pm
FOLLOWING ADVICE FROM THE GOVERNMENT ALL EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED UP TO JUNE 30th. THIS WILL BE REVIEWED MONTHLY AS THE SITUATION DEVELOPS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.
July 3rd, 4th &5th Demonstration at Royal Lancashire Show, Ribchester
July 12th – Practice Meet at Round Hill Farm, Dobcross
July 18th & 19th Training Course at Well-i-Hole Farm, Greenfield
August 1st – Social Walk followed by pub lunch and sippers
August 9th – Practice Meet at Round Hill Farm, Dobcross
August 15th& 16th – Training Course at Ridge Farm, Diggle
September 13th – Practice Meet at Ridge Farm, Diggle
September 24th Branch AGM at The Cross Keys, Uppermill 7:30pm
September 26th & 27th – Training Course at Denshaw Church to help with the rebuilding of the church wall
October 11th Practice Meet at Round Hill Farm, Dobcross
November 15th Practice Meet at Ridge Farm, Diggle
December 11th Christmas get together at The Cross Keys, Uppermill 7:30pm
December 13th Practice Meet Round Hill Farm, Dobcross
How to book for Practice Meets
Practice meetings are for DSWA members only – to enjoy, relax and improve skill levels
So that we will know how much equipment will be needed all attendees should pre-book by contacting the secretary, Paul Clayton on 07733 103 500
What To Bring
The start and finish times are the same for all meetings, 9.30am to 4.30pm. You will need to bring with you strong footwear (preferably steel toecaps), gloves, full waterproofs (body and legs), your own hammer, packed lunch, drink, matters to discuss and a smile.
The Small Print
Would all attendees make sure they provide a mobile contact number when booking in case any days need to be cancelled at short notice.