It’s crunch time for apples at town event

An apple day is being held in Harborough
An apple day is being held in Harborough

The fifth annual apple day is being held in Harborough next Saturday, October 17, between 10am and 4pm in The Square.

The organisers, Transition Town Market Harborough Group, say they are busy collecting apples and getting everything in place for the event.

Transition Town member Gill Baverstock said: “We will be demonstrating a community apple press being used and will let everyone sample the delicious end product.

“If people have apples spare we are happy to collect them before the event.

“There will also be lots of other stalls highlighting 
community group activities – including tips and advice on recycling.

“Master composters and master gardeners will be there to give advice on composting and growing fruit and vegetables.

“Shopping for local food made easier with new local community business edibLE16 will also be represented and Morsbags will also be at the event.”

The Transition Town Harborough Group is organising this event as part of an ongoing commitment to promoting a more sustainable low carbon community and lifestyle in Harborough.

For more information, email info@transitionharborough.org.uk or visit www.transitionharborough.org.uk.