In January we gave out 7 prizes to winners of the 2018 Leeds Orchard Prizes:
Irene Wilmut (from Killingbeck Community Orchard) for “outstanding volunteering contribution by an individual”.
Bedford Fields Community Forest Garden for “excellent orchard tree care”.
Kirkstall Valley Nature Reserve for “encouraging bio-diversity in the orchard”.
West Park Fields for “amazing community event”.
Otley Chevin Orchard Project for “rooted in the community”.
Matthew Whittaker (from Wigton Moor) for “involvement of children & young people” jointly with
Carlton Primary School at Ouzlewell Orchard also for “involvement of children & young people”
Over the summer we will be sharing them here and on social media.
First up is West Park Community Orchard
And now we have the amazing Irene from Killinbeck