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Tree and hedge events

Our Countryside & Leisure event guide will provide you with the dates, information and booking facility for a number of tree and hedge events:

Winter 2018

  • Hedgelaying Volunteer Day - February 2018

Spring 2018

  • Tree Week - April 2018
  • Apple trail - date to be confirmed
  • Tree trail - date to be confirmed

Summer 2018 - Activities and dates to be confirmed

Autumn 2018 

  • Devon Hedge Week - Oct 2018 - dates to be confirmed

Other organisations who also organise and provide details on local and national tree and hedge events:

 Tree and hedge projects

  • Great Trees in the Clyst Valley - A project to encourage local people to explore, record and restore the heritage landscape of trees in East Devon's Clyst Valley. St Martin's Primary School pupils recently planted a Great Tree.

  • Devon Hedge Group  - Projects to assist Devon communities keep hedges  intact and healthy for future generations to enjoy.
  • Curio XYZ  - A international project to connect communities, organisations and arborists for better care and monitoring of urban trees. 

Community orchards

There are currently four community orchards in East Devon:

  • Bidmead - Littleham, Exmouth
  • Moormead - Budleigh Salterton
  • Millwey - Axminster
  • The Knapp - Sidmouth

The orchards are  are looked after by Community Development, Countryside and the local community.

Countryside events

Our Countryside and Leisure team organise a series of events and activities throughout the year. See guide for details and booking information.