Orchards East is an exciting new environmental and cultural project covering six counties in
the East of England – Bedfordshire Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.
Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Landscape Group in the School of History at the
University of East Anglia (UEA) is undertaking a three year project to research, conserve and
promote the region’s orchards, their legacy and their future. It builds on work by partner
organisations including the East of England Apples and Orchards Project, Cambridgeshire
Orchard Group and the Suffolk Traditional Orchard Group.
Orchards East is launching in Cambridgeshire on Saturday 17th February, 10.00am – 3.00pm
at Girton College and Orchard. For more information, view the flyer for the event.