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Thatchers Community Orchard 2022

End date: 18/02/2022

Would you like to plant your own Community Orchard?

The Thatchers Community Orchard Project gives your charity, community or organisation the opportunity to plant and tend to your own apple orchard, with apple trees similar to those we grow at Myrtle Farm.

To enter, complete the form below and tell us all about your charity organisation or community and how planting these trees can make a difference to those who will use and enjoy your orchard.

If you're selected as a recipient, how many trees would you like?(Required)
Age & Terms and Conditions Confirmation(Required)
Become part of the Thatchers Family!(Required)
  • Terms and Conditions

    Thatchers Cider Community Orchard Project
    Terms and Conditions 2022
    1. Open to UK residents, community groups and registered charities only, excluding employees and their immediate families of the promoter, its agents, associates, printers or anyone professionally connected with the promotion.
    2. Entries open on Monday 10 January 2022 and close on 18 February 2022 at 23:59.
    3. Entry via the Thatchers Cider website only. The promoter cannot guarantee uninterrupted or secure access to this entry route.
    4. Entry via the application form found at to be considered for a donation of a bundle of up to 10 apple trees. Recipients will be selected by our project board.
    5. Multiple entries not allowed. Entries through agents or third parties are invalid.
    6. Thatchers will donate up to 250 trees to community groups, delivered either as single trees, two, five or ten trees.
    7. The trees are bare root apple trees and as such will require planting upon receipt.
    8. The trees will be delivered direct from the supplier in boxes, together with stakes, guards and ties.
    9. Thatchers Cider is not able to store the trees on behalf of the recipient.
    10. Recipients must have the permission of the landowner to plant the received trees on the allocated land.
    11. The apple tree varieties will be selected by Thatchers from the following:
    Katy, Scrumptious, Bramley, Harry Masters Jersey, Yarlington Mill, Rosette, Howgate Wonder, Bramley, Spartan, Yellow Ingestry, Ergrement Russet, Cox’s, Hidden Rose
    12. Recipients will be selected by our project board and will be notified within 10 working days of closing date via email.
    13. There are no cash alternatives, the prize is not transferable or exchangeable.
    14. In the event of unforeseen circumstances the Promoter reserves the right to substitute any prize for an alternative of equal or greater value.
    15. Any successful applicant who has not responded to notification within five days will forfeit their donation.
    16. Recipients may be required to take part in unpaid related promotional publicity (such as publicity and photography) surrounding the receipt of the trees, free of charge, and they consent to the Promoter using their name and image in promotional material.
    17. By entering the promotion, entrants agree to be bound by these terms and conditions and by the decisions of the promoter that are final in all matters relating to the promotion. No correspondence will be entered into.
    18. The Promoter is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment or software, failure of any social media site entries to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet, or any combination of these, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in the promotion.
    19. The Promoter reserves the right to terminate, amend or extend this promotion.
    20. Please retain these terms and conditions for future reference.
    21. Entry to this competition will be deemed to constitute full acceptance of these terms and conditions.
    22. Data protection and privacy policy:
    Promoter: Thatchers Cider, Myrtle Farm, Sandford, Somerset, BS25 5RA