Apple days and harvests

Autumn means it's time to celebrate the harvest and fruits of the orchards. As a conservation charity we look after a number of traditional orchards that have celebrations and events dedicated to the apple and the harvest.

The orchard at Trelissick, Cornwall with the Water Tower in the background.

Apple Weekend

A weekend of family activities including a specialist day on Friday for those wanting to delve into the world of cultivating, growing and the uses of apples.

Apple growing in the Mother Orchard at Cotehele, Cornwall

Apple Anniversary at Cotehele

This year, Cotehele's annual apple weekend on 22-23 September is also a celebration of the Mother Orchard's 10th birthday. Come along to sample local apple varieties, see the Victorian cider press in action and lots more.