Because of Coronavirus, most events this spring and summer have been cancelled.

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September 2018

Orchard Restoration in Quedgeley week 2

Thursday, September 6th, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 4:00 pm
Green Farm Orchard in Quedgeley GL23NJ + Google Map

Get involved with The Conservation Volunteers who have a new project at Green Farm Orchard in Quedgeley, helping to restore a historic pear and apple orchard by clearing scrub and giving trees space to breathe. The project will be running on Thursdays for 3 weeks starting on 30/8/18 before moving to a new site at Hempstead Barn on 20/9/18 for a further 2 weeks. Details the same as the event on 30th August (https://glosorchards.org/home/event/orchard-restoration-in-quedgeley/) Event website: https://www2.tcv.org.uk/cgi-bin/volunteer/activity-details?id=27977;date=2018-08-30;search=GL23NJ  

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Orchard Restoration in Quedgeley week 3

Thursday, September 13th, 2018 @ 9:45 am - 4:00 pm
Green Farm Orchard in Quedgeley GL23NJ + Google Map

Get involved with The Conservation Volunteers who have a new project at Green Farm Orchard in Quedgeley, helping to restore a historic pear and apple orchard by clearing scrub and giving trees space to breathe. The project will be running on Thursdays for 3 weeks starting on 30/8/18 before moving to a new site at Hempstead Barn on 20/9/18 for a further 2 weeks. Details the same as the event on 30th August (https://glosorchards.org/home/event/orchard-restoration-in-quedgeley/) Event website: https://www2.tcv.org.uk/cgi-bin/volunteer/activity-details?id=27977;date=2018-08-30;search=GL23NJ  

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October 2018

Cotswold Tree Warden Community Orchard Days

Saturday, October 6th, 2018 - Sunday, October 7th, 2018
Barton Orchard, Barton Lane
Cirencester, Gloucestershire United Kingdom
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Cotswold Tree Warden Group is invited, courtesy of Frank and Marilyn Gardner, to head to Barton Orchard off Barton Lane, Cirencester. Bring your own bags and fill them with apples. Voluntary contributions donated go towards the running of the group and our training events. For more information please contact Ann Jones

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Winterbourne Orchard Harvest Day

Sunday, October 7th, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Winterbourne Medieval Barn, Church Lane
Winterbourne, BS36 1SE United Kingdom
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£3

Visit this wonderful medieval barn, which dates from the 1340s and marvel at the skill of medieval builders. Watch traditional cider-making demonstrations using a Victorian stone apple mill and 200 year old wooden press and taste the results! Celebrate the Great British Orchard and 'all things apple'. Plus local artisan and rural crafts, ferret-racing, skittles, llamas, geese, apple bobbing and a variety of children’s activities and games to choose from. An amazing variety of song, dance, and delicious locally-sourced food…

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Transition Cleeve/ Grangefield Community Orchard ‘Big Squeeze’

Sunday, October 14th, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Court Farm Shop, Stoke Road, Stoke Orchard
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 7RY United Kingdom
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The 'Big Squeeze', an apple juicing event run by Transition Cleeve and Grangefield Community Orchard will be on Sunday 14th October between 12 noon and 3pm at Court Farm Shop on the Stoke Orchard Road, Bishop's Cleeve. Please come along and bring along your windfalls for pressing. The plentiful scrittings will be enjoyed by the Court Farm pigs. Court Farm Shop is on Stoke Road opposite Pussy Willows Cattery. Contact Jerry Barr of Transition Cleeve transition.cleeve@googlemail.com

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Celebrate Apple Day at Horfield Organic Community Orchard

Sunday, October 21st, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Horfield Organic Community Orchard BS7 8JP + Google Map

Celebrate Apple Day at Horfield Organic Community Orchard in our 20th anniversary year! Including: Tasting table - local and unusual apples Juice pressing* Make merry with Pigsty Morris Refreshments, local produce, and trees for sale Fruit growing questions & answers News about Orchard Learning 2019 - new courses To find the Orchard (nearest postcode BS7 8JP), walk down the lane beside 22 Kings Drive (between Bishop Road and Kellaway Avenue), turn left and the entrance is the first gate on the right OR…

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January 2019

Horsley wassail

Saturday, January 12th, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
St Martin’s churchyard, Horsley Gloucestershire United Kingdom + Google Map

Join the wassail at Horsley Orchard Project.  Mulled cider, story telling and other traditional wassailing activities.

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Horfield Organic Community Orchard wassail

Saturday, January 19th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Horfield Organic Community Orchard BS7 8JP + Google Map
Free

Toast the orchard for a fruitful harvest Bring ribbons, clouties & shining things to dress the trees.  Make merry with Pigsty Morris.  Listen up to Bristol Folk Singers Home made cakes & mulled Orchard juice for sale To find the orchard (nearest postcode BS7 8JP): Walk down the lane beside 22 Kings Drive (between Bishop Rd & Kellaway Ave), turn left and enter the first gate on the right. OR Take the lane beside 134 Longmead Ave until you come…

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Wassail at Wick Court

Saturday, January 19th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wick Court, Overton Lane
Arlingham, Gloucestershire GL2 7JJ United Kingdom
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Free

The Wick Court Wassail is back again for 2019 on the 19th of January. Join Heather and the team for this annual traditional ceremony that's said to guarantee an excellent fruit crop! https://farmsforcitychildren.org/farms/wick-court/

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February 2019

Hartpury Orchard Centre Wassail

Friday, February 1st, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hartpury Orchard Centre, Blackwells End
Hartpury, Gloucestershire GL19 3DB United Kingdom
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Free

A Traditional Winter Orchard Festival Wrap up warm, bring a torch, and come and enjoy an evening with the traditional customs of toasting the orchards, wassailing the trees, pouring cider on their roots, with food and singing in the open shed afterwards! Hot Food Bar plus cider and perry Charge for food and drink but free admission https://www.nationalperrypearcentre.org.uk/

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