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Scything Course

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About the course
The scythe is a modern, lightweight and simple tool which will enable you to manage vegetation where machinery is not possible or unsuitable. This training course will enable you to learn the necessary skills under expert tuition. Course leader Steve Tomlin has over 10 years’ experience of mowing and over 6 years of teaching experience. This course will leave you confident to scythe efficiently and safely.

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Location: Broadrake Bunkbarn, Chapel-le-Dale, Ingleton LA6 3AX
Date: 3 Aug 2017
Time: 9.30am-5.00pm
Booking: Pre booking is essential. For further information and booking please contact
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This course is part of Stories in Stone, a four-year programme of community and heritage projects that has been developed by the Ingleborough Dales Landscape Partnership with funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund. You can find out more about the Stories in Stone project here.

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