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Apple Pressing Events 2018

This year’s programme of apple pressing events is underway! Bring surplus apples or pears from your trees and get them pressed into juice with our Orchard Worker volunteers. Please remember to bring enough clean, sealable …

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12,000+ Meals Worth of Food Saved by Worcester Food Rescue

A huge THANKYOU to all volunteers involved in the Worcester Food Rescue scheme!  As can be seen from the graphic below we have so far collected for over 12000 meals worth of food since partnering with Fareshare and distributed them to good causes around Worcester.

Vacancies
We have a few permanent slots that we need to fill on the following days:
Tuesdays – fortnightly
Wednesdays (as 2nd person)
Saturday evenings

If you are able to help with these, please  get  in touch!

Summer BBQ at the Old North Stables

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Please come to our annual Summer Barbecue, taking place at the Old North Stables on Saturday 21st July 2018 from 3pm. Your chance to have a look around our teaching and display gardens and find out …

Spud Bash Weigh-in!

Potatoes

Spud Bash Weigh-In
If you’ve been taking part in our Potato Bash competition, weigh-in day will soon be here! Please bring your potato plant, in its pot, to the Pump House Environment Centre (Gheluvelt Park) on …

AGM and Plastic Free Worcester Campaign Talk: 17th July 2018

Please join us for Transition Worcester’s Annual General Meeting, taking place at Worcester Guildhall on Tuesday 17th July 2018. Find out about what we have been up to over the last year and our plans …

Science in the Park

Science in the Park

Join Transition Worcester’s Energy Group at the exciting Science in the Park event, taking place at Priory Park in Malvern on Saturday 30th June 2018, 10.30 am – 4.30pm. Come and see our demonstration wind …

Summer Pruning Workshop

We have about 50 cordon apple trees at the Old North Stables; these are looking good with lots of new growth. They had a good blossom this year and there seems to be plenty of …

Volunteer Fair Friday 1st June 2018

Volunteer fair 2018

Find out about volunteering opportunities with Transition Worcester
Transition Worcester’s activities rely entirely on our volunteers. Along with a range of voluntary and community organisations, we’ll have a stand at this year’s Volunteer Fair at Worcester …

Elderflower Forage 2nd June 2018: Book your place now!

Elderflower forage 2018

We’ll be running our ever popular elderflower forage on Saturday 2nd June 2018. As always we are keeping a close eye on the progress of the flowers. In the past we’ve had to move the …

Earth Hour 2018: Music & Poetry

LitFest EH 2018 poster

Worcestershire LitFest and Fringe are once again marking the calendar for another year of Earth Hour celebrations. On Saturday March 24th the LitFest and Fringe team will be hosting a little gathering at our favourite …

Worcester Food Rescue Meeting 31 March 2018

Worcester Food Rescue Meeting at the Pump House Centre (Gheluvelt Park), Saturday 31st March 2018, 1pm till 2.30.

This meeting is to update our volunteers on our progress and forthcoming plans. If you’re thinking about volunteering and …

Plant Swap 5th May 2018

TW Plant Swap 2018 poster

Transition Worcester’s 2018 Plant Swap event will take place on Saturday 5th May 2018. Bring your surplus fruit and veg plants, herbs or salads to swap for something else. This is a great chance to …

Gearing up for a new year at the Old North Stables

Birdbox stables

 
Our volunteers are rolling up their sleeves to get stuck into a new year at our teaching and display gardens on Pitchcroft! If you can spare an hour or two to help out please do …

New Date for the 2018 Seed Swap 2018: 17th March

Seed Swap 2018 New Date

This year’s Seed Swap event will now take place outside Worcester Guildhall on Saturday 17th March 2018, 11am-3pm. Bring your spare vegetable, fruit and salad seeds and swap them for a new variety or something …

Build a Wind Turbine in a Day!

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Build a wind turbine in one day! Get hands-on with a unique wind turbine making experience!

Take part in our one day workshop on Saturday 9th December 2017 at The Cube, Albert Road North, Malvern, WR14 2YF.

This …

Apple pressing 2017 round up

Juiceometer final 2017

This year’s apple pressing season has drawn to a close with our Juiceometer standing at a very respectable 2122 litres for the season. To all the volunteers and customers who help make our apple pressing …