Orchard Barn is
run by OBee Community Interest Company
These are our
Provide environmentally sustainable indoor and outdoor facilities and
structure for community activities.
participation in heritage activities.
opportunities for learning traditional skills through practical
and encourage the use of, natural resources and organic techniques
through education, communication of best practices and practical
demonstration of uses.
and enhance the historic features of the local landscape, including
community-supported vegetable plots, orchards, and woodland.
Encourage existing wildlife, and aim to increase biodiversity, by
improving the habitat of sites within the local community.
increased access to, and opportunities for exercise in, green space
that is close to the community.
Increase, through a holistic educational programme, community awareness
and understanding of the effect the individual has on the environment –
and the vital interconnectedness between the health of the environment
and the health of the individual.
Mostly we enjoy meeting outside, but
for several months of the year it would be warmer to have a dedicated
meeting room in the main barn. Your donation would help this happen.
We'd like to run FREE to attend workshops to make and install wattle
and daub between the studs, and we'd also like to install a wood
burner. Click here to see short video about the appeal and of volunteers working in the woods.
Interested in getting
involved in Community Workshops? Please email us and we can keep
you posted when works starts.
Your donation is very much appreciated. Thank-you from all volunteers and future visitors and students who will
enjoy using the warm meeting room at Orchard Barn for years to come.