Prolifics have nearly finished. We currently have Opals and Czars with Purple Pershores likely to be ready by the end of this week ( August 1st). The very early Beauty of Bath apple is now ready for picking.
Woodpecker Cafe opened successfully on Wednesday. Pop along if you can. It is open 10am – 4pm Tuesday to Friday and Sunday. It is open 8 am to 4pm on a Saturday.
There are 3 varieties now available – Prolifics, Laxtons and Opals.
Prices for these early plums are – PYO 60p lb; ready picked 90p lb
As from Wednesday 23rd why not combine your picking with a visit to our cafe, which is open 10am – 4pm Tuesday to Friday and Sunday and 9am – 4pm on Saturday.
Our earliest plums, the prolifics, will be ready to pick on Saturday (19th July). These small, round plums are ideal to use for jam or to freeze. They can of course also be eaten fresh!
Look out for our new signs on the verge.
Prolifics, the early plums, are nearly ready, so watch this space. In the meantime, as a family,we are raising money for Cancer Research UK in advance of our participation in Relay for Life in Harrow in September. Our next event is this coming Sunday, July 13th at Old Pound Farm, Peopleton where you will be served afternoon tea whilst being entertained by the White Ladies Aston singers and two semi professional singers in the sheep shed!! Come along if you can but if you can’t and would like to make a donation, please go to
Every little helps!!