Below are some of the contact details for local nurseries and organisations which may be of interest.

R.V.Roger Ltd., The Nurseries, Pickering. YO18 7YG. They stock around 80 varieties of apples plus pears, plums, cherries and nuts, and can advise on planting and growing. Call +44(0)1751 472226 .

Common Ground’s web-site celebrates the detail and diversity of places, giving fascinating facts and customs.

Eggleston Hall Gardens and Nursery. Hardy plants and a wonderful secret garden to visit. Tel: 01833 650115.

Hudson House, Reeth, Richmond, N. Yorks. DL11 6TB. Tel: 01748 884485

Rural Enterprise and Resource Centre for the 2 Dales, in which the Community Orchard Group is a partner. Provides local services at the heart of the community.

Swaledale Weather gives local weather and information, with a web-cam and more links.

Swaledale Festival For information visit to see this year’s programme.

Swaledale & Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group  are contributing to the knowledge-base of the history of our dales through archaeological and related activity.

Reeth Informal Astronomy Group at for info & views of the night sky above Swaledale.

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