Category Archive: Events

Pruning in the sunshine!

11 keen fruit growers, including some Tameside Abundance volunteers had a really enjoyable morning on Sunday in Hyde Park Community Orchard learning about pruning fruit trees in summer. Following a demonstration of the… Continue reading

Operation Farm AGM 2014

All are welcome at the Operation Farm AGM, do come along if your interest in our activities in the coming year… Operation Farm Annual General Meeting, 2013/2014 5.30-7pm, Tuesday  28th January 2014 Back Room,… Continue reading

Autumn Festival event – what to bring

Our Autumn Festival event is midday-3pm, this Sunday 13th October in Hyde Park, Hyde. If you’re planning on attending here’s a few things to bring and bear in mind. Stuff to bring: anything… Continue reading

Harvest Event – Making the most of a bumper harvest!

12-3pm on Sunday 13th October 2013 Hyde Park, Lodge Lane, Hyde ‘Waste Not Want Not’ culminates with a grand Harvest family day out in Hyde Park – and it’s all free! The event… Continue reading

BOOK NOW: Free Jam and preserves workshop; 22nd October 2013

We’ve booked Welbeck Street Baptist Church in Ashton for the next preserves making: 6-9pm, Tuesday 22nd October 2013 A fun and practical session to: •             Discuss the history and ways to preserve fruit and… Continue reading

BOOK NOW: free jam and preserves workshop

Operation Farm have last minute availability on their free preserves making session for Tameside residents. The event is running on Thursday 26th September, 6-9pm, at New Charter Newton Neighbourhood Centre, 35 Acresfield Road,… Continue reading

Waste Not Want Not! Events, Workshops & Volunteering

Operation Farm presents: Waste Not Want Not! 7th September – 20th October 2013 Operation Farm has teamed up with Recycle for Greater Manchester to run ‘Waste Not Want Not’, a programme of events… Continue reading

Operation Farm – Spring in to Spring event!

Operation Farm had a presence at the ‘Spring in to Spring’ event at Mossley Community Centre and got a great write up in the above newspaper clipping. Many thanks to all who attended!

Spring into Spring event with Operation Farm.

Operation Farm are excited to announce that they will be taking part in Mossley Community Centre’s Spring into Spring Event. The lottery funded event takes place on 13 April 1-4pm and aims to… Continue reading

Sunday 21st October 2012 – Apple Day at Hyde Park Community Orchard

Apple_Day_Poster[1] Upcoming Hyde Park Community Orchard Apple Day, funded with support of the Community Development Foundation and the Big Lottery Community Spaces Programme on Sunday 21st October 2012 – all welcome, bring a… Continue reading