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A tribute to Di

A tribute to Di

We are saddened to share the news that our founder, Di Burton, passed away this month at the age of 68. If you met Di, you were unlikely to forget her. Assertive and inquisitive by nature, her infectious personality always left a lasting impression. She will be...
International apple throwing championships

International apple throwing championships

The annual international apple throwing championships will be held at Newby Hall near Ripon to mark the end of the 2022 season, as part of the Apple Day celebrations on 2 October. Head gardener Lawrence Wright and his team have been busy harvesting apples from Newby...