Event Sponsors

Blamphayne Sawmills Cornish Mutual SheamusMachin MNR Mowers

24th Annual Skills of the Hills" Event

Saturday 5th March 2022

At Cotley Farm, Wambrook, Chard. TA20 3EP

By kind permission of Mr Tom Eames & Family.

Hedgelaying Results

Percy Duck Challenge Cup

1st Steve McCulloch
2nd Colin Risdon
3rd Liam Jefferson
Dugdale Cup

1st Dave Brackley
2nd Roly Boughton
3rd Chris Stanton
4th Adrian Mills
5th Mike Mason
Intermediate Pairs 1st Darren & Paul Ackroyd
2nd Guy & Liza Dibble
3rd David Molloy & Dan Roberts

1st Jordan Harris
2nd Stephen Tate
3rd Stephen Ryan
Novice Pairs

1st Jamie Ranson & Ben Woods
2nd Claire Sissons & Steve Naylor
3rd Serena & Finn de la Haye

Other Prizes

Best competitor living in the Blackdown Hills AONB.
Blackdowns Cup
Colin Risdon
Best veteran competitor (aged 60 or over).
Colin Clements Trophy
Best Lady Competitor Liza Dibble
Best competitor aged under 19.
John Coombes Memorial Shield
Finn de la Haye
For best work on a poor length.
"Golden Crook"
Liam Jefferson

Event Photographer Tim Russ has kindly posted his photographs of the event on a Facebook page.

Thanks to Tim for allowing us to use his photographs on this site and for taking the time to photograph the event.


In addition to the sponsors of the competition classes, the 2022 "Skills of the Hills" has also been generously supported by the following organisations:

Affiliated to the National Hedgelaying Society