EVENTS PROGRAMME 2022

PLEASE NOTE:-  All dates below are correct but venues are likely to change so please CHECK HERE FOR UPDATES.

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
  • WELL-i-HOLE FARM, GREENFIELD OL3 7HY
  • LARK HILL LANE OL3 5BF
  • QUARRY ST, STALYBRIDGE for GORSE HALL SK15 1SJ

EVENTS 2022

PM = PRACTICE MEET    TC = TRAINING COURSE

JANUARY 9th  THE PM AT WELL-i-HOLE FARM WAS CANCELLED AS THE SITE WAS FLOODED.

FEBRUARY 13TH PRACTICE MEET WAS POSTPONED FOR ONE WEEK DUE TO BAD WEATHER. THE RESCHEDULED PM HAD TO BE CANCELLED DUE TO THE AFTERMATH OF STORM EUNICE.

MARCH  13th  PM at Lark Hill Lane OL3 5BF

March 26th & 27th TC at Roundhill Farm, Dobcross  (FULLY BOOKED)

March 31st Branch Meeting at Oddfellows Arms, Denshaw  19:00

APRIL  10th PM at Ridge Farm, Ridge Lane, Diggle OL3 5LR

MAY  7th & 8th TC at Gorse Hall, Stalybridge with Tameside MBC (FULLY BOOKED)

May 15th PM at Roundhill Farm, Dobcross

JUNE  12th  PM at Ridge Farm, Diggle

June 26th Demonstration at Saddleworth Show TBC

JULY  10th  PM at Burnedge Bent Farm, Grasscroft

July 16th & 17th TC at Roundhill Farm, Dobcross (FULLY BOOKED)

July 22nd, 23rd & 24th  Demonstration at Royal Lancashire Show

July 31st Demonstration at Yorkshire Day Fair, Uppermill

AUGUST  6th Social walk followed by lunch and sippers at local pub

August 13th & 14th  TC at Ridge Farm, Diggle (FULLY BOOKED)

August 21st  PM at Roundhill Farm, Dobcross

SEPTEMBER  11  PM at Ridge Farm, Diggle

September 24th & 25th TC at Ridge Farm, Diggle

OCTOBER  9  PM at Running Hill

October 20th Branch AGM at Oddfellows Arms, Denshaw 7:00pm

NOVEMBER  13th PM at Ridge Farm, Diggle

DECEMBER  9th Xmas Social

December 11th PM at Roundhill 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.