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


Event ticket prices
  • All £30.00

The basics

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


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

Contact Info

Ask for Heather Birkett
Call 01768361467

Upcoming events

Mills and Mines tour

Fri 23 Aug 2019
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
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
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
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
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
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