Author Archives: Philip Colligan

We are moving Apple Day to Saturday 5 October!

Big news. In order to avoid the terrible weather that is predicted for Sunday. We are moving Apple Day to Saturday 5 October. Yes that’s right, tomorrow. Sorry for the inconvenience. Please do try to make it. The sun will … Continue reading

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Important: possible change of date!

If you’ve looked at the weather forecast for the weekend, you may have noticed that the weather forecast for Sunday is currently terrible! We’re considering moving Apple Day to the day before – Saturday 5th. We’ll see what the forecast … Continue reading

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Apple Day 2019 – Sunday 6 October

We are pleased to announce that Apple Day 2019 will take place on Sunday 6 October. This is an extra-special year because it marks the 10th anniversary of Cambridge Apple Day. By way of celebration, I dug out some photos … Continue reading

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Logistics for Apple Day 2018

Only 2 days to go until apple day! The apple pile is growing despite the poor harvest this year. We took the kids scrumping to Kate’s mum’s orchard last weekend and we got a good haul (thanks to Carla and … Continue reading

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Apple Day 2018

We are delighted to announce that the Cambridge Apple Day will be back for its 9th year on Sunday 7th October 2018. As usual it’s the time of year that we realise that we forgot to write up the blog … Continue reading

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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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