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

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March 2019

Invitation To Gloucestershire Community & School Orchards Groups

Saturday, March 16th, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Toddington Village Hall, GL54 5DU GL54 5DU United Kingdom + Google Map
Free

An invitation to Gloucestershire Community & School Orchards Groups from Gloucestershire Orchard Trust for a networking event At Toddington Village Hall, GL54 5DU, north of Cheltenham on B4077 Lunch provided, donations welcome. Community and school orchard folk are invited to show us all what you do, swap ideas and get free membership of the Gloucestershire Orchard Trust for a year. Each group will have a table to show what you do, show photos, offer samples and tasters. Bring juice, chutney, cake…

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October 2019

Transition Cleeve’s Big Squeeze Juicing Day

Sunday, October 6th, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bring your apple windfalls and containers and take home some juice - on Sunday, 6 October 12 noon to 3pm at Court Farm Shop, Stoke Orchard, Road, Bishop’s Cleeve Email: transition.cleeve@googlemail.com Facebook: @grangefieldcommunityorchard

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Harvestime at the Big Apple 2019

Saturday, October 12th, 2019 - Sunday, October 13th, 2019

Join The Big Apple for their 30th anniversary of celebrating English apples and cider – a real opportunity to enjoy the autumn countryside in their corner of Herefordshire in and around Much Marcle. Nine venues! Full details are on their website (https://www.bigapple.org.uk/harvest2019/)- with summary details below: Or download the full details here:  https://www.bigapple.org.uk/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/big-apple-harvestime-2019-web.pdf We have put together for you a collection of small rural events where you can enjoy our local orchards, famous for their cider fruit and excellent culinary…

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Apple Day celebration at Days Cottage Orchard & Rural Skills Centre

Sunday, October 13th, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Days Cottage, Upton Lane
Brookthorpe, GL4 0UT
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Here you can talk to Dave Kaspar and Helen Brent-Smith about your orchard requirements and bring small numbers of apples for possible identification. You can also order heritage fruit trees. This is the home of the Museum Orchard (of Gloucestershire varieties of apple), the Orchard & Rural Skills Centre, their award winning (unsprayed) juice, cider & perry business (Days Cottage Apple Juice) and orchards (both young and old). You can also bring up to two carrier bags for juicing. Please save…

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January 2020

Stroud Wassail

Saturday, 11th, January

Stroud Wassail Festival is a community event - all are welcome. There are many ways you can participate: Street performances Morris dancing Singing Wassailing Mummers plays Beasts of disguise Costume Workshops Programme details are at http://stroudwassail.com/programme/ For general information visit http://stroudwassail.com/

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Berry Hill Community Orchard Wassail

Friday, 17th, January @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Berry Hill Community Orchard Wassail, at Berry Hill, Coleford, GL16 7BZ 4pm at the orchard. Free community event. We will be joined by "Wild Oats" Morris dancers at The Globe Inn for dancing, also cheese and bread. Please bring along any percussion instruments and battery torches. Spiced cider donated by Westons Cider.

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Horfield Organic Community Orchard Wassail

Saturday, 18th, January @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Horfield Organic Community Orchard BS7 8JP + Google Map

All are welcome to Wassail. Toast the orchard for a fruitful harvest. Bring ribbons, clouties & shining things to dress the trees. Make merry with Pigsty Morris. Bristol Folk Singers raise their voices. Homemade cakes and mulled Orchard juice for sale. Apple trees for sale. 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 it’s the first gate on the right. OR take the…

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Pilley Bridge Nature Reserve Wassail

Monday, 27th, January @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Wassail at Pilley Bridge Nature Reserve, Chletenham http://pilleybridge.org.uk/ Woodcraft Folk leaders. There should be hot drinks, lanterns and lots of noise!

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March 2020

Spring maintenance at Barton House Orchard

Tuesday, 17th, March

Spring maintenance with the Cotswold Tree Wardens. twgcotswold@yahoo.co.uk http://www.cotswoldtreewardengroup.org.uk/

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June 2020

BioBlitz at Hartpury Orchard Centre – Cancelled

Friday, 5th, June @ 9:00 pm - Saturday, 6th, June @ 5:00 pm
Hartpury Orchard Centre, Blackwells End
Hartpury, Gloucestershire GL19 3DB United Kingdom

Owing to Coronavirus, all forthcoming events at the Orchard Centre have been cancelled. Moth Trapping Event on the evening of Friday 5th June 2020 (starting 9pm), followed by a full days Bioblitz on Saturday 6th June (9am - 5pm). All are welcome to attend both events. We need lots of volunteers to help record insects, birds, plants and animals. This is a great day out for the kids and a brilliant way to get involved in recording and protecting our…

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