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New Mills Community Orchard

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Apple day!

Great place to relax with your family. Free fruit, stunning views, fresh air, plenty of space for... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
DamianNewMills
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Fun for the family

We visited when an event was organised which was great, kids (6&8) really enjoyed the treasure hunt... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Rob5729
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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High Lee Hall Hall St. St. Marys Road | New Mills Community Orchard C/O High Lee Hall, New Mills SK22 3BW, England
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Great place to relax with your family. Free fruit, stunning views, fresh air, plenty of space for picnics - all well maintained and tidy :-) This time we came round for the Apple Day and of course we loved it! Fantastic community spirit 👍🤗

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

We visited when an event was organised which was great, kids (6&8) really enjoyed the treasure hunt and apple pealing game. Great afternoon out for the kids, will visit again on the next organised event. Looks like a great place to drop into whilst visiting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rob5729
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely afternoon here on Apple Day 2018. Our children enjoyed taking part in the activities & sampling the delicious produce. Everyone was very welcoming, telling us the history of the orchard and how the community benefits from it. We will most definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

Such a lovely idea. Visited while out for a walk and picked some fruit to make dessert with. Just so quiet and peaceful. A special place :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rach13H
LanceDowson, Manager at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Thanks very much indeed for this lovely comment. Glad you enjoyed our ''special place' and hope that you enjoy your dessert.Our Apple Day is on Sunday 30th September 2.00 to 4.00 . hope you can join us.

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Loved visiting this place. My kids loved picking fruit and could have spent all day here. Looking forward to coming back and visiting when the new fruit is ready.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank danielsanchez007
LanceDowson, Manager at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Thanks very much for this lovely comment. Our Apple Day is on Sunday 30th September from 2.00 til 4.00pm it would be great to see you there.

Reviewed 12 June 2018

My daughter , her little dog Monkey and myself visited the Orchard yesterday, and how lovely it was. Such an amazing Community Space. It's a rare thing these days, to find such a valuable community resource, open to all, giving the opportunity to access locally-grown...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kath S
LanceDowson, Manager at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Thanks very much for this lovely comment. Your comment reflects what we hoped to create when we started it in 2002 so thank you. Our Apple day is on Sunday 30th September from 2.00 til 4.00 it would be great to see you all...More

Reviewed 12 June 2018

I visited the Orchard for the first time yesterday and having lived in the area for some time I was delighted to find such a lovely spot. It's beautiful and tranquil. Great just for sitting and enjoying the peace, and great for my pooch to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rowla55
LanceDowson, Manager at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Thanks for your great comment. It's our Apple Day on Sunday 30th September from 2.00 til 4.00 pm and it would be nice to see you there.

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Walked through the orchard with the dog whilst going back to the cottage we are staying in for the weekend. Seemed loads of equipment for children to play on including a huge zip line and ‘drop in slide’ Gardens looked like they were being prepped...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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LanceDowson, Friends of the Orchard Group at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Hi Thank you very much for your kind comment. Positive comments, like yours, are a great help when we apply for grants to keep going and buy new equipment etc. Hope you have a nice stay. Lance

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Really cute place, exactly as a community orchard should be, we gathered a few apples and blackberries and enjoyed walking round. Fab views tooMore

Date of experience: November 2017
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LanceDowson, Chairman at New Mills Community Orchard, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Hi Thanks for your very kind review of our Orchard. I'm glad that you enjoyed our lottle haven Reviews like your are really appreciated as they are the only way that we can show people when we apply for grants what people think of us....More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

Lovely afternoon at Apple Day yesterday. This was held at New Mills Community Orchard. A hidden gem of a place within the park.

Date of experience: September 2017
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