7. Hellens

11am – 5pm

Big Apple’s own displays of apple varieties and perry pears.  Sales of less usual varieties of apples, apple juice, apple trees; Tools for Self Reliance Cymru; Herefordshire Beekeepers.

Explore the gardens (https://hellensmanor.com/the-gardens/hellens-garden-map/), donations invited. Tours of Hellens Tudor Manor house bookable direct at https://hellensmanor.com/house-tours/.

Refreshments available.

 Well-behaved dogs on leads (outside areas only).

Toilets availableToilet facilities including accessible toilet.

Events at Hellens

Saturday, 9th October

Time Event Venue Details Availability
11:00 Scything for beginners Hellens Cost £45 per person. A workshop introducing first steps in scything with David Kuegler (maximum of 6 participants). Age 16+ only.  [More...]

4 space(s) out of 6
13:30 Setting up a scythe Hellens £10.  A demonstration by David Kuegler (maximum of 10 people, over 16s only).  [More...]

10 space(s) out of 10
14:00 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

14 space(s) out of 20
14:30 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

17 space(s) out of 20
14:30 Leominster Morris Hellens Watch the Leominster Morris perform at Hellens Manor  [More...]

Booking not required
15:00 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

17 space(s) out of 20
16:00 A Year in the Life of An Old Country Orchard Hellens £4.  A talk based on ‘Orchard: A Year in England’s Eden’ with co-author Nick Gates (maximum of 30) in the Haywain Barn, Hellens.  [More...]

22 space(s) out of 30

Sunday, 10th October

Time Event Venue Details Availability
11:00 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

20 space(s) out of 20
11:30 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

18 space(s) out of 20
12:00 Hands-on pressing of perry pears Hellens Help to press this year's perry pears – push the mill, admire the cheese, taste the juice (20 spaces available per 30 minute session) in Mill House. Free, but booking [...]  [More...]

16 space(s) out of 20
13:30 Sharpen those tools Hellens £7.  Simon Rose shows how to sharpen your pruning and horticultural tools Maximum of 6, 16+ only)  [More...]

5 space(s) out of 6
16:00 Modern British Cider Hellens £4.  Ciderologist Gabe Cook introduces his new book to highlight how the cider industry is throwing off negative pre-conceptions to showcase a drink, and a community, filled with high value [...]  [More...]

26 space(s) out of 30
16:00 Ukeleles – Uke Can’t be Serious Hellens ‘Uke Can’t Be Serious’ will pop up with their ukuleles. Also at Woodredding (12.30pm) and Lyne Down Cider (2.30pm).    [More...]

Booking not required
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