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This year’s programme of apple pressing events is now 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, …

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Apple pressing events round up so far

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Our apple pressing events programme is well and truly underway. After the first eight events our Juiceometer was up to an impressive 1601 litres! Here are details of forthcoming apple pressing events.  
A few photos from …

Apple Pressing Events 2017

Apple pressing dates 2017

This year’s programme of apple pressing events is now 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, …

Worcester Show 2017

Worcester Show

This year’s Worcester Show takes place at Gheluvelt Park on Sunday 13th August, 10am-5pm. This free event really is a great day out for all the family, with music and entertainment, kids activities, exhibitions of …

Summer Pruning Workshop

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Location: Old North Stables

We have about 50 cordon apple trees at the stables.Grafted during a Worcester Orchard Workers course they are now 5 years old and growing well. To ensure they are easy to pick …

Elderflower forage 3rd June 2017

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We’ll be running our ever popular elderflower forage on Saturday 3rd June 2017. As always we are keeping a close eye on the progress of the flowers. In the past we’ve had to move the …

Plant Swap Saturday 6th May 2017

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Transition Worcester’s popular Plant Swap event returns on Saturday 6th May 2017. Bring your surplus fruit and veg plants, herbs or salads to swap for something else. This is a great chance to try growing …

Repair Cafe Worcester 8th April 2017

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Repair Cafe Worcester 
Our monthly Repair Cafe continues to go from strength to strength, with recent fixes including soft toys, turntables, handbags and lots more!  The next Repair Cafe takes place on Saturday 8th April 2017, …

Seed Swap Event 2017

TW Seed Swap poster 2017

This year’s Seed Swap event takes place on Saturday 4th March, 11am-3pm. As well as the seed swap, we’ll be launching our 2017 Potato Bash, and will have volunteers on hand to provide tips on …

Orchard Maintenance and Training

Transition Worcester Orchard Workers run hands-on sessions at New College Worcester on Whittington Road. There’s always plenty of pruning and maintenance work to be done, and the volunteers also do apple / blackberry picking at the …

Apple Pressing 2016: in numbers

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Transition Worcester’s 2016 programme of apple pressing events has now drawn to a close. Here’s a summary in numbers:
 
14 : juicing events held at locations in and around Worcester.
155: people who brought their apples and …

Apple Pressing Events 2016

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

Pruning Workshop and BBQ at Old North Stables

Saturday 23rd July
11am for 2 hours workshop pruning our second year cordon apple trees.They have grown a lot in 12 months and this summer pruning will be a little more complicated than last year. Would …

Next Repair Cafe on the 9th of July

 The next session of the Worcester Repair Cafe will be on the 11th of June.
Our volunteers will be available for all kind of repairs on the 11th of June from 11am – 2pm
at S.T.A.R.S. adult …

First Repair Cafe Session a success

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