Valentine's Day tree-ts

By Harriet Ernstsons Friday 08 February 2013 Updated: 08/02 16:13

LOVERS can get fruity this Valentine's Day with a gift from the county council.

Worcestershire County Council is offering organic fruit trees for sale in a bid to increase the county's orchard heritage.

Five varieties of apple, two types of pear and two varieties of plum trees are all on sale from £14.50.

Senior community greenspace officer Wade Muggleton said: "This is a great opportunity for people to grow their own little bit of Worcestershire heritage.

"There are some great varieties of fruit trees in the county and it would be a shame if we lost any of them."

Visit www.worcestershire.gov.uk/fruittrees to download an order form.

Share This

Popular »

1 Pair arrested after stabbing in Redditch

2 CCTV image released after racist abuse reported on train

3 Star Steps into raunchy new role

4 Redditch band signed to record label

5 Former officer jailed for sex offences

More news »

Gritters out ahead of predicted snow

GRITTERS are set to be out and about

Redditch Police Station cells to close

THE CELLS at Redditch Police Station are set

Councillor retires after 40 years

ONE OF Alcester's long serving councillors has retired

Mum's anger at cloudy water

A CONCERNED mother has been left forking out

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
Samsung phone taken as teenagers are robbed in Northfield

A GANG of youths robbed three teenage boys in Northfield. ...

Worcester Observer

Visit the Worcester Observer website for the latest.

Stratford Observer
Plans unveiled for new International Shakespeare Centre in Stratford-on-Avon

PLANS are in the pipeline to create a new International ...

Evesham Observer
Rugby star takes homeless hounds under his wing

DOGS Trust Evesham had a surprise visit when an England ...