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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 …

Worcester Food Rescue Update

The Worcester Food Rescue is going from strength to strength with regular collections of surplus food from a Worcester Supermarket and deliveries to Acorns, St. Richard Hospice, St. Pauls Hospice and the YMCA. Recently we …

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, …

BBQ at the Old North Stables

BBQ 2017

Please come to our annual Summer Barbecue, taking place at the Old North Stables on Sunday 20th August 2017 from 2pm. Your chance to have a look around our teaching and display gardens and find …

Foodie Festival 2017

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Transition Worcester has very kindly been offered the use of a pop up shop in the Crowngate Shopping Centre as part of the Worcester Foodie Festival, which takes place from Friday 4th to Sunday 6th …

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 …

Launch of the Worcester Food Rescue

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Worcester Food Rescue
The Old North Stables CIC (part of Transition Worcester) is happy to announce the start of the “Worcester Food Rescue”. Worcester Food Rescue volunteers have started collecting surplus food four nights a week …

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

TW Plant Swap poster 2017

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 …

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 …

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 …

Food Group Festive Meeting & Social

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Join our Food Group for a festive meeting on Tuesday 20th December 2016, 7.30pm at the Dragon Inn (51 The Tything, Worcester). We’ll be starting to plan our annual seed and plant swap events 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 …

Elderflower Cordial Recipe

For anyone who wasn’t able to make it to our Elderflower Forage event on Saturday 3rd June 2017, we thought we would provide our glorious recipe here:

 
Ingredients
20 large elderflower heads
1.2 litres of water
1.8 kg granulated …