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The Big Apple
Twice a year the seven parishes parishes of the Marcle Ridge in Herefordshire celebrate their heritage of apples and pears, cider and perry. If you enjoy orchards, apples or cider this is a weekend for you to enjoy - see how we get involved on the Pressing Dates page.
Herefordshire Tourist Information gives information on a range of accomodation as well as other activities in Herefordshire including the Cider Cycling Route.
Accomodation local to Putley,
The Coach House B&B is in Putley from where you can enjoy the footpaths through the surrounding orchards.
Cider makers Mary & David run a rural B&B close to Putley.
Pixley End Camping and Caravan site is conveniently situated next to the Trumpet Inn which has good food and ales.
If you fancy Glamping (glam camping) then try Putley`s Yurt experience.
Or enjoy a luxurious night at The Verzon House Hotel at Trumpet where rooms are named after local apples.
Pubs with Cider
The Butchers Arms at Woolhope is currently the only pub we supply with Little Cider Press draught cider or perry. They have bottles ciders available and typically four real ales on tap. The Butchers Arms` was recently awarded a Bib Gourmand in the 2010 Michelin Guide.
The Crown Inn at Woolhope has an excellent range of cider and perries but don`t get tempted to take the Cider Challenge!
Excellent local food and a host of cider events. This includes the community get-together to make Matt`s cider and perry which we have done each year since 2009.