AGM, 2nd August

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Announcing the TWENTY FIRST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Borders Forest Trust. The meeting will be held at The Buccleuch Arms Hotel, St Boswells on Wednesday 2nd August at 6.30pm. The first 45 minutes of the meeting will be the AGM business, then we move on to coffees and our guest speaker. Both members and visitors are most welcome. We …

Summer Pruning – 18th July


Summer Pruning workshop at Corehead Farm Community Orchard. 2pm Tuesday 18th July. Join orchard expert Jools Cox to learn the ins and outs of summer pruning of apple trees in our young orchard. Free of charge, donations welcome. To book please email [email protected]

Corehead High Camp: 16th/17th Sept

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Join Site Officer Andy Wilson for a camp at Corehead – and spend the weekend freeing trees from their guards. For more information and to book please email [email protected]

Beef Tub Treasure Trail: September 3rd

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The Beef Tub Treasure Trail. September 3rd.11am to 3pm  Corehead Farm Family activities along the low level walk into the Devil’s Beef Tub. For more info and to book please email [email protected]

Explore T&G, 26th August

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Explore Talla and Gameshope: Guided Walk. 11am to 3pm Sat 26th August. Join site officer Andy Wilson for a guided walk at Talla & Gameshope. A chance to explore this stunning site and learn about the vision for this new and exciting project. For more info and to book please email [email protected]

River Dip and Picnic, 13th August

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River Dip and Picnic: Talla and Gameshope.  Sunday 13th August, 11am to 3pm A family day out, a chance to get the pond nets out and look for beasties in the river, with wildlife watching and  picnic up by Gameshope bothy (bring your own picnic!!) For more info and to book please email [email protected]    

Apple Pruning Workshop. 12th Feb

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Apple Pruning Workshop Sunday 12th February. 10.30am to 3pm  Corehead Farm and Beef Tub, Annan Water, Moffat. Led by Jools Cox, this workshop will cover the pruning of apple trees in our young community fruit orchard.  Booking Essential. £5 suggested donation.  Email [email protected] or call 07521 664530.

Highcamps: Tree planting Weekends 2017

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Highcamps 2017:  Planting up the Craigs In spring this year we will be running a high camp at each of our three sites. If you’d like to contribute to native woodland restoration and want to spend a weekend planting trees high up in the hills in good company please book by emailing [email protected]   High Camp Planting Weekend Dates Carrifran …