A Harvest Like No Other

A Harvest Like No Other

We are so sorry not to be able to share our harvest celebrations with you this year and look forward to welcoming you in 2021 to enjoy good company, our own take on bake off, fresh juice, walks, learning, music and celebration. You are welcome to enjoy Fruit Routes at...

The Quiet Orchard

The Quiet Orchard

Although all is fairly quiet on the human side of campus, the gardens team still have plenty to do to keep the campus maintained and looking fantastic and full of life and colour including caring for Fruit Routes. If you can get on campus this is a great time to...

Pick up Sticks

Pick up Sticks

Our harvest event had a constant flow of people and apple juice over the two days. Highlights included: • A fascinating improvisation session in the Fine Art Gallery with [The Gathering…The Chewing} Gill Whiteley & Geoff Bright (see here for link to soundfile from...

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More than 200 people visited the yurt, walked the Route, drew the trees, tasted traditional Japanese foods under the blossom and drank foraged teas over 2 days. My trip started with a workshop with 25 School of the Arts second year students as part of...

MAY DAY MAY DAY 2019

MAY DAY MAY DAY 2019

Join us on May Day, the first day of Summer! Here are fuller details of what is on offer this year. The programme is designed around celebrating, raising awareness, observing, accommodating and responding to the wider natural world and the needs of the more-than-human...

On the edge & glorious gluts, our harvest 2018

On the edge & glorious gluts, our harvest 2018

A full and exciting two days of talks, discussion, learning, walking, foraging, feasting, fire, making, carving, laughing, exploring, sharing, drinking tea. Thank you Loughborough University. Pressing Apples was written by Paul Conneally using phrases and fragments,...

Whats on: Harvest 19 + 20 October 2018

Whats on: Harvest 19 + 20 October 2018

Its harvest time again! Welcome to this year's programme of events. Lots to take part in, discuss, eat together and squirrel away for the Winter.  We hope there is something for everybody.  Please get in touch if you would like any more details. LU Arts/Radar are part...

Summer days and nights

Summer days and nights

We explored the underlying themes of Fruit Routes this summer: biodiversity; food systems and climate change and had a fascinating time making new and deepening connections, learning and making. We were joined by guest speakers, academics, walk leaders, artists,...

Summer events 13-15 June 2018

Summer events 13-15 June 2018

You are invited to share ideas for individual, collaborative and institutional action towards a more sustainable life through space to imagine and reflect, walks, conversation and sharing food and drink grown & produced on campus.  If you want to contribute, share...

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