Helping Britain Blossom want to celebrate the amazing community orchards of the Leeds area and we are looking for nominations for the 2018 ‘Leeds Orchards Prize Giving’.
The Prizes will be presented by renowned orchard writer Pete Brown on Tues 9 January at the best cider pub in the country: Foley’s Tap House, on The Headrow. Winners will receive a special trophy and the chance to have a short film made about them and their award winning community orchard.
All community orchard groups in the Leeds area will be invited to nominate and recieve an official invitation to the event. Please use this really simple form to nominate a community orchard before the 24 December 2017 deadline.
The six catagories are:
- Amazing community event
- Rooted in the community
- Involvement of children & young people
- Outstanding volunteering contribution by an individual
- Excellent orchard tree care
- Encouraging bio-diversity in the orchard