Winter pruning workshop

Join our orchard team for a day to learn how and why we prune fruit trees in winter.

  • Booking essential

The day will include an introductory talk and a tour of the Orchard, followed by expert tuition in pruning and an opportunity to get hands-on with Acorn Bank's apple collection. Tea, coffee and a two course lunch will be provided by our tearoom. Stout footwear and warm, waterproof clothing is recommended

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £30.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 01768361467
Please ask for Heather Birkett
Suitability
Assistance dogs are welcome.

Times

Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
7 December 2019 10:30 - 15:30 Available

Contact Info

Name
Ask for Heather Birkett
Email
heather.birkett@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01768361467

Upcoming events

Mills and Mines tour

Fri 23 Aug 2019
13:30-15:00
Have you ever wondered why Acorn Bank has a watermill on site, and remnants of a Gypsum mine? Find out more about the estate's industrial past on this free guided tour.

Herb garden tours

Sat 24 Aug 2019
11:00-16:00
Join one of our volunteers for a tour of the Herb Garden to find out about Acorn Bank’s extensive herb collection.

Plant dye tours

Sun 25 Aug 2019
13:00-14:00
Join us for a guided walk through the herb garden, and learn which plants can be transformed into colourful dyes.

Apple tasting weekends

Sat 07 Sep 2019
11:00-15:00
As our harvest ripens we give our visitors the opportunity to taste a wide variety of heritage apples from our collection

Orchard tours

Sun 08 Sep 2019
11:00-16:00
Take a fascinating walk through our amazing apple collection to find out more about which heritage varieties grow here.

Orchard drop in days: Harvest time

Sat 14 Sep 2019
10:30-16:00
Pop in for a chat with our orchard experts during apple harvest time. A chance to gain insight and advice on how to care for your own apple trees