Orchard workdays offer honest and rewarding graft for those who want to help develop and maintain the Donkey Field Orchard. Everyone is welcome!
Each work day has a co-ordinator who will be there to welcome you and sort out what tasks need to be done.
Work days for 2017 will be on the following dates from 10 am — 2 pm.
- January 28th — wassailing celebration (note this is 2pm- 4pm)
- February 25th
- March 25th
- April 29th
- May 27th
- June 24th
- July 29th
- August 26th
- September 30th
- October 28th — Apple Day 2pm- 4.30pm
- November 25th
When coming along to a workday please make sure to bring something to eat and drink and wear appropriate clothing, especially now the nettles have sprung up again. Even better, bring some thick gloves and a bag to collect some for soup!
What to bring (if you can):
- Gardening gloves
- Work clothes with long sleeves and legs (there are thistles and nettles!)
- Sun cream on hot days