Author Archives: Philip Colligan

Apple Day 2017 logistics

Apple Day 2017 is only a few days away! This is prime scrumping time, see this blog post for advice on collecting and storing apples. We’ve been busy picking apples in some amazing orchards this week: Beautiful spartan apples look almost … Continue reading

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Apple scrumping has started

Just three weeks to go until Cambridge Apple Day 2017 (which is on Sunday 8 October) and the apple scrumping has started. Jane, Kate, and Sarah braved the showers in Cambridge today, taking all five monkeys with them to scrump … Continue reading

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Apple Day 2017

I am delighted to announce that the Cambridge Apple Day will be back for its 8th year on Sunday 8th October 2017. I can hardly believe that it’s been almost a year since the last one. I was also more … Continue reading

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Two days to go to Apple Day 2016

It’s Friday night and we’re busy making last minute preparations for Cambridge Apple Day this Sunday. The good news is that the BBC is still predicting good weather (phew). Unfortunately for those last minute scrumpers, Saturday looks like an absolute … Continue reading

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Let’s scrump

It’s feeling a bit chilly in the mornings, which can only mean one thing… Just one week to go until Cambridge Apple Day and this is the weekend for scrumping. I’ll be building the tump this weekend, which means we’re … Continue reading

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Apple Day 2016: Sunday 2 October

I am happy to confirm that Cambridge Apple Day is all set for Sunday 2 October. Last year was a record-breaker (read all about it here: 2015 Apple Day) and we’re looking forward to another great event this year. Fingers crossed … Continue reading

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A record breaking apple day

Huge thanks to everyone who came along to Apple Day 2015 and helped make it such a fantastic day. Popular consensus is that it was the best ever and we broke all kinds of records: Best scrump. Thanks to an … Continue reading

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