WASSAIL 2020 in the Orchard, Lordship Rec

Sunday, January 12th, 2-5pm
All are welcome to join in this free traditional celebration of Apple Orchards, given an urban twist. Fun for all the family – lantern-lit procession, live music, singing, mulled cider and non-alcoholic hot Caribbean Sorrel, apple cakes galore, toasting and decorating the Wassail tree, poetry and story telling. Children, come with a pot or pan and something to bang it with for the procession. Come dressed for the weather, and especially waterproof footwear.
2pm Free lantern making workshop in the Hub (children must be accompanied by an adult).
3.15pm Assemble outside The Hub for 3.30pm Procession with lanterns and children banging pots and pans to the Orchard.
4.15-5pm Return to the Hub for storytelling, more food and drink.
For more information 07757333202
Organised by the Friends of Lordship Rec

Sunday 17 November 11 – 4pm.

Coppicing and Creating a ‘Dead Hedge’ workshop, led by Russell Miller of Hackney Tree Musketeers,  Meet at 10.45am outside The Hub, Lordship Recreation Ground, off Higham road, N17 6NU. FREE but booking essential. Phone or text 07757 333 202. No experience needed, and all tools provided. Come dressed for the weather and bring a packed lunch or buy from the Hub Cafe.

Free monthly tree care workshops

First workshop, Sunday Nov 10th, 10 to 1pm, in the orchard. Free. Care of baby and teenage fruit trees. No experience needed, all welcome. All tools provided. Come dressed for the weather. Meet in the Orchard in the Rec,  up towards Higham Road by  Broadwater Estate at 9.45am.

Pruning Workshops

Every Tuesday and Friday during November, 11am – 1pm
PRUNING WORKSHOPS. Learn to prune apple and pear trees, and climbing roses for free.

In the Harmony Gardens N17 6HE between the Broadwater Community Centre and Lordship Rec, 1 Adams Road.

Organised by Friends of Harmony Gardens.

Contact rutharooot@blueyonder.co.uk , or just turn up!


Sunday 6th October 2-5pm

at the Hub and orchard field, Lordship Rec N17 6NU

Fun for all the family – Join in for free!*

   Apple and pear juicing

*   Longest peel contest

*   Apple tasting and exhibition of a range of heritage apple varieties

*   Plant and adopt your own fruit tree

*   Orchard tour and mini-beast hunt

*   Music and poetry

*   Cider and apple cake to buy

Organised by the Friends of Lordship Rec – www.lordshiprec.org.uk

Tottenham Flower and Produce Show

Saturday 14th September

At Harmony Gardens, by Broadwater Farm Community Centre at Adams Road gate

A selection of the workshops Times tbc.

Herbs and holistic practices to reduce stress.


Mandala making with flower petals

Weaving workshop

Drum making from recycled materials (children)

Flower crowns (children and adults)

Journalling for Self Awareness

3 Essentials to WellBeing

Preparing your ground and
planting for winter

Tottenham Flower and Produce Show

Saturday, 14th September 11-5pm

Join in the fun. Enter this year’s show. Bring your prize winning home grown veg, home grown plants and flowers, home produce, home baking or hand made crafts. Register your entries from 8.30-11am at the show tent in Lordship Rec near Adams Road gate, N17 6HE.  There will be stalls selling plants, fresh Veg and food, hand made crafts and workshops on gardening, health and wellbeing and arts for adults and children. Scarecrow competition and pony rides (weather permitting).

Contact: info@go-grow.org.uk