CPRE Hedgerow Heroes project

Working with young people

CPRE Shropshire is delighted to be working with the Shropshire Hills AONB, local Forest Schools as well as the Young Rangers to deliver fun and educational hedgerow activities to children at primary and secondary school age level this Autumn term.

Introduction to Hedgelaying Training - a one day workshop


A training workshop for children between the ages of 12 and 16 years was held by the Shropshire Hills Young Rangers in partnership with CPRE Shropshire on Thursday 28th October.at Acton Scott near Church Stretton.


Enquiries to Joe Penfold at Joe.Penfold@shropshire.gov.uk

Young rangers hedgelaying 28-10.jpg

Forest Schools Hedgerow Kitbag

CPRE Shropshire has been collaborating with Sarah Griffiths from Life goes On Learning and the Shropshire Hills AONB to produce a Hedgerow Kitbag full of useful resources to be used by 22 local Forest Schools when out and about with the children. The Kitbag aims to make hedges places of interest and excitement with Activity sheets, picture cards and other goodies. More to come on this soon.

hedge kitbag snippet_edited.jpg