Happy Birthday, your Majesty

Happy Birthday, your Majesty

She is 90 years old on 21st April and still rides horses, carries out hundreds of formal visits and meets thousands of people each year.  The Queen, quite literally, is unique.  There are few people in their 60s who can achieve what she does as a nonagenarian. Along with the rest of the Nation, we want […]

Last chance to do something lovely!

Last chance to do something lovely!

It’s nearly your last chance to nominate someone to win a special treat.  All you have to do is go to our Facebook page and put a post up naming who you think should win and explaining why.  It’s a lovely way to spread a bit of joy. This week two lucky people have the […]

Lovely new “light” drinks for 2016

Lovely new “light” drinks for 2016

Let’s put some Light into winter! To herald 2016, we are launching light versions of two of our most popular drinks – zingy Raspberry Lemonade Light and fragrant Elderflower & Rose Pressé Light. These delicious, aromatic drinks will be available from Tesco and Ocado from the end of January, along with our well-established Elderflower Pressé Light (which […]

Join the festivities at the BBC Good Food Shows

Join the festivities at the BBC Good Food Shows

We’re pulling out the tinsel, dusting off the holly and fortifying our stamina levels with vast quantities of Mulled Winter Punch…it’s time for our final shows of the year: BBC Good Food Show Winter at Birmingham NEC and BBC Good Food Festive Fayre at Hampton Court Palace. We’ve been regulars at the BBC Good Food […]

Urgent! Help save our hedgehogs

Urgent! Help save our hedgehogs

Fifty years ago it was estimated that there were about 30 million hedgehogs in the UK.  Now there are less than one million left.  That’s a huge decline.  Their numbers are still decreasing at about 5% per year which means that wild hedgehogs may almost be extinct in our lifetime. Hedgehogs are considered by ecologists […]

Great Taste Awards 2015

Great Taste Awards 2015

We’ve just won FOUR Great Taste Awards for this year’s crop of new drinks! The awards are incredibly difficult to win – there were 10,000 entries in 2015 and of those only 31% won an accreditation. Almost everything we entered won an award so we are feeling very proud of the Belvoir Fruit Farms team. […]

Festivals of Fun

Festivals of Fun

We’re feeling a little sad because the elderflower harvest is nearly over. It’s been an amazing year and a big, big thank you to the hundreds of people who have picked flowers for us. You’re all amazing and we love you! Thank you also to the fabulous crew at Sacrewell Farm, who put up with […]

Come and pick elderflowers!

Come and pick elderflowers!

It’s elderflower picking time again! The flowers are just coming out and our picking stations are open, both at our new factory just outside Bottesford and at Sacrewell Farm and Country Centre, near Peterborough. We are paying £2 cash per kilo of FRESH elderflower heads. Please don’t bring any stalks – we can’t make elderflower […]

Come Glamping!

Come Glamping!

With another bank holiday on the horizon and children’s half term around the next corner we thought it timely to share with you what we did on the previous May Bank Holiday; we went ‘glamping’, courtesy of our lovely friends at the Dandelion Hideaway. Not being seasoned campers and with an unhealthy addiction to our […]