News Timeline

All the news from RHSO.

21-06-2020 CoViD-19 update: Our mixed Apple Juice is for sale at Full of Beans in Sawbridgeworth. We are not selling at local events, but other varieties can be ordered from us by e-mail and collected from Sawbridgeworth or delivered within Sawbridgeworth for people who are isolating.

25-03-2020 A list of fruit varieties present in our orchard in now available.

22-02-2020 Our earliest plum and apricot trees are now out in full blossom!

18-02-2020 The RHSO committee adopted a new management plan for the orchard.

18-02-2020 The RHSO committee was relected at the 2020 AGM.

09-02-2020 Selected historical Rivers Nursery catalogues are now available from the group's archives and a list of Rivers fruit varieties is available from the history page.

18-01-2020 Wassail 2020 was hugely sucessful. A local paper report can be found here.

10-10-2019 Apple Day was a huge success. Almost 1000 bottles of juice are available for sale.

20-09-2019 We have pressed some of the early apples into juice for the first time. This will be available for sale shortly. Some of our 2018 mixed apple juice is also available for sale.

25-01-2019 Our annual Wassail returned in 2019.

26-04-2019 The RHSO committee was relected at the 2019 AGM.

10-10-2018 Apple Day 2018 went (literally and metaphorically!) swimmingly!

10-06-2018 Elizabeth Waugh's book "Rivers Nursery of Sawbridgeworth" is available buy again.

06-01-2018 The group reformed under a new constitution.