Bishopthorpe Community Orchard


Much of the land now occupied by housing used to be orchards. This is often reflected in the street names.

Last year the Parish Council secured Heritage Lottery funding for a Community Orchard project, run by local volunteers. What was a derelict piece of land on the edge of Ferry Lane, was transformed into a community orchard for everyone to

You can find out more here

Ref no
Natural history
  • Decade