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Grafting Workshop 23 Feb 2019

Transition Worcester’s Orchard Workers will be running an Apple Tree Grafting Workshop on Saturday 23rd February 2019. The session will take place from 12.30 until 4pm upstairs at the Pump House Environment Centre on Waterworks Rd …

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Apple Tree Pruning Workshop 2 Feb 2019

Transition Worcester’s Orchard Workers will be running an Apple Tree Pruning Workshop on Saturday 2nd February 2019. The session will take place at the Bromwich Road allotments in St John’s. Meet at the site’s main gate (opposite 112 Bromwich Road) at 10am for a 10.15am start. This will be suitable for beginners as well as those who want to improve their skill level- all are welcome!This will be an interesting morning’s work as we have a variety of apple tree shapes and sizes to show you.
Limited places available so please pre-book with Arthur on 01905423766 or arthur_k_rowe@yahoo.co.uk
Donations welcome.

Apple Processing at the Stables- Can you help?

Apples

Volunteers need to help with apple processing at the Old North Stables community gardens on Pitchcroft! Normal working days for this are Wednesdays and Thursdays in October and November. The process takes place over two …

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

Food Rescue Infographic Oct 2018

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 …

Apple Pressing Events 2018

The 2018 programme of apple pressing events has now finished. Keep an eye on the website and our Facebook page for details of the 2019 apple pressing programme.
 
Bring surplus apples or pears from your trees and get …

Summer BBQ at the Old North Stables

Old-North-Stables-panorama-shot

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 2018 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 …