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Farm SHADs diary

Safety and Health Awareness Days (SHADs) are practical demonstrations covering the everyday hazards that farmers face.

If you wish to ask about attending an event, please email us at

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Dates of current planned SHADs

Date Location 
4 November 2014 Thainstone Centre
Aberdeenshire AB51 5XZ
Spaces available
6 November 2014 Hamilton Football Club
Cadzow Avenue
South Lanarkshire ML3 0FT
Spaces available
11 November 2014 Longfield Equestrian Centre
Middle Longfield Farm
Lancashire OL14 6JN
Spaces available
12 November 2014 Thirsk Farmers Auction Mart
Thirsk Rural Business Centre
Blakey Lane
Thirsk YO7 3AB
Spaces available
4 December 2014 The Three Counties Showground
Worcestershire WR13 6NW
Spaces available
19 February 2015 Rougham Estate Farms
The Grain Stores
General Castle Way
Rougham Industrial Estate
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk IP30 9ND
Spaces available
23 February 2015 Kivells Ltd
Holsworthy Livestock Market
New Market Road
Devon EX22 7FA
Spaces available
24 February 2015 Bridgewater College
(Cannington Centre for Landbased Studies)
Somerset TA5 2LS
Spaces available