Greater efficiency at Aston Manor

  Cider maker Aston Manor reported an increase in turnover to £127,332,881 in the year to December 31, 2017 — the year before the business was sold to French firm Agrial for almost £100m. In a report accompanying accounts deposited at Companies House, directors said: “2017 saw the third full fruit-pressing season at the Stourport site, in […]

Crowdfunding to save Community Cider Hub

An innovative community cider press, run by national charity The Orchard Project, is on target to rescue 20 tonnes of waste fruit and turn it into cider and juice by the end of the year. But it is taking to crowdfunding to continue its good work. The neglected, surplus fruit is donated and collected from London’s gardens, orchards and […]

Christmas markets return to Healey’s Cyder Farm

Tasting free samples at Healey’s Cyder Farm   Christmas markets are returning to Healeys Cyder Farm, in Cornwall, from November 23 until December 16, set to build on last year’s success. The markets will showcase stalls of tasty local produce, alongside Cornish art and crafts. There’s the opportunity to pick freshly cut Christmas trees and […]

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